Diploma of Business
Duration: 1 year full-time, 8 months fast-tracked or part-time equivalent
Semester starts: February, June, October
CRICOS Code: 076108D
About this course
This is an introduction to the world of business, as well as a pathway for students who may not meet the direct entry requirements to La Trobe University bachelor degree courses.
You will develop important study skills as well as an understanding of accounting, economics, management, marketing and business analytics. Upon successful completion you will be eligible to enter year two of the specified La Trobe University undergraduate degree programs.
This Diploma is designed as a pathway into a range of bachelor courses at La Trobe University. After the successful completion of the Diploma you may enter 2nd year of the following courses offered at the Sydney Campus:
- Bachelor of Business
- Bachelor of International Business
- Bachelor of Accounting*
Popular careers at the completion of your diploma and bachelor degree include:
- Commodities broking
- Economic analysis
- Employee relations
- Financial planning
- International relations
- Investment banking
- Management consulting
- Policy development
How to apply
Go to the apply now page and follow the prompts.
Sample course structure
The Diploma of Business requires the completion of eight subjects, totalling 120 credit points.
Accounting and Finance for Business
Accounting for Management Decisions
Foundations of Management
Fundamentals of Finance
Marketing: Defined, Planned and Delivered
Introduction to International Business
Please note: La Trobe University Sydney Campus offers diplomas providing an alternative entry point to our degree programmes. This diplomas are delivered on behalf of Navitas Bundoora Pty Ltd, a Higher Education provider, CRICOS 03312D.