BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management

Course Overview

The Diploma of Project Management at Rosehill College equips students with project management skills and knowledge applicable across various industries. This qualification prepares students for roles such as Project Manager and Project Team Leader, focusing on achieving project objectives and managing project tasks.

Course Sector

Sector: Vocational Education and Training (VET)
CRICOS Course Code: 104083E
VET National Code: BSB50820
Course Level: Diploma
Course Language: English
Duration: 52 weeks

Entry Requirements

To enroll in the BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management at Rosehill College, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Domestic Students:

  • Age Requirement:
    • Must be over 18 years of age.
  • Skills Assessment:
    • Demonstrate competencies in learning, reading, writing, oral communication, and numeracy to Level 5 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF).
    • These competencies will be assessed prior to enrolment through a standardized test.

International Students:

  • Age Requirement:
    • Must be over 18 years of age.
  • English Proficiency:
    • IELTS Score: Overall band score of 5.5, with no individual band score less than 5.0 (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
    • Alternative Evidence:
      • Documented evidence of any of the following:
        • Education for 5 years in an English-speaking country.
        • Successful completion of a foundation course in Australia.
        • Successful completion of the College English Placement Test at upper intermediate level.
        • Successful completion of High School in English.
  • Interview:
    • You may be required to participate in an interview with our Academic Manager to confirm the suitability of enrolment.
    • The interview can be conducted via online meeting (Zoom, Skype) or face-to-face.

Fees and Charges

  • Tuition Fee (Domestic Students): $AU 6,000
  • Tuition Fee (International Students): $AU 10,000
  • Materials Fee: $AU 500
  • Estimated Total Course Cost: $AU 6,500 (Domestic) / $AU 10,500 (International)

Course Details

Units of Competency:

Core Units

  • BSBPMG540: Manage project integration
  • BSBPMG530: Manage project scope
  • BSBPMG531: Manage project time
  • BSBPMG533: Manage project cost
  • BSBPMG532: Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG534: Manage project human resources
  • BSBPMG535: Manage project information and communication
  • BSBPMG536: Manage project risk

Elective Units

  • BSBPMG537: Manage project procurement
  • BSBPMG538: Manage project stakeholder engagement
  • BSBTWK502: Manage team effectiveness
  • BSBPEF501: Manage personal and professional development

Assessment Methods

  • Written Quizzes: Test theoretical knowledge
  • Projects and Portfolios: Apply practical skills
  • Role Plays and Presentations: Simulate real-world scenarios

Course Duration

Total Duration: 52 weeks (including 12 weeks of holidays)
Weekly Commitment: 20 hours per week (15 hours face-to-face, 5 hours online)

Support Services

  • Academic Support: Tutoring and study groups
  • Welfare Support: Counseling services and career advice


Explore the pathways into and from the BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management at Rosehill College, and understand the potential career and educational opportunities.

Pathways into the Qualification

Candidates may enter the qualification through several entry points, with no formal entry requirements.

Preferred Pathways:

  • Any other relevant qualification.
  • Vocational Experience: Assisting in a range of support roles without a formal project management qualification.

Pathways from the Qualification

Further Training:

  • BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management.
  • Other Advanced Diploma Level Qualifications: Additional studies in project management or related fields.

Employment Pathways

The Diploma of Project Management prepares students or recognizes and develops existing workers for a variety of roles in a business environment. Graduates will have the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills for specialized and/or skilled work and/or further learning.

Potential Employment Outcomes:

  • Business Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Project Leader/Team Leader
  • Change or Innovation Manager
  • Project Cost Manager
  • Project Coordination Manager

This qualification provides transferable skills applicable across numerous industries, enhancing career prospects in various business settings.

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Contact Information

Admissions Office:
Phone: +61 (02) 7228 0008