BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management

Course Overview

The Advanced Diploma of Program Management at Rosehill College prepares students with specialized knowledge and skills to manage or direct programs to achieve organizational objectives. This qualification is suitable for those aiming for roles like Program Manager, responsible for managing a set of interrelated projects.

Course Sector

Sector: Vocational Education and Training (VET)
CRICOS Course Code: 104460G
VET National Code: BSB60720
Course Level: Advanced Diploma
Course Language: English
Duration: 104 weeks


  • Qualifications:
    • Completed BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management; or
    • BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management (or superseded equivalent version)
  • Work Experience:
    • Alternatively, have completed two years of equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level within an enterprise.

Entry Requirements

To enroll in the BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management at Rosehill College, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Domestic Students:

  • Age Requirement:
    • Must be over 18 years of age.
  • Skills Assessment:
    • Demonstrated capacity in learning, reading, writing, oral communication, and numeracy competencies to Level 4 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:
    • Participation in an interview with our Academic Manager may be required to confirm suitability for enrolment.
    • Interviews can be conducted via online meeting (Skype) or face-to-face.

Fees and Charges

  • Tuition Fee (Domestic Students): $AU 12,000
  • Tuition Fee (International Students): $AU 15,000
  • Materials Fee: $AU 500
  • Estimated Total Course Cost: $AU 12,500 (Domestic) / $AU 15,500 (International)

Course Details

Units of Competency:

Core Units

  • BSBPMG630: Enable program execution
  • BSBPMG635: Implement program governance
  • BSBPMG634: Facilitate stakeholder engagement
  • BSBPMG636: Manage benefits

Elective Units

  • BSBPEF501: Manage personal and professional development
  • BSBPEF502: Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBFIN601: Manage organisational finances
  • BSBTWK502: Manage team effectiveness
  • BSBPMG632: Manage program risk
  • BSBLDR601: Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBPMG637: Engage in collaborative alliances
  • BSBPMG633: Provide leadership for the program

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: 104 weeks (including 24 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


Understand the entry points and future opportunities associated with the BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management at Rosehill College, and explore potential career paths.

Pathways into the Qualification

Candidates can enter the qualification through several routes:

  • No Formal Entry Requirements: Open to all candidates.

Preferred Pathways:

  • BSB50820 Diploma in Project Management or other relevant qualifications.
  • Vocational Experience: Experience in assisting in support roles without a formal business qualification.

Pathways from the Qualification

Further Training:

  • Graduate Diploma or other Bachelor level qualifications in business, management, or related fields.

Employment Pathways

The Advanced Diploma of Program Management equips students with the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary for advanced roles in various industries. It prepares students for administrative and managerial positions.

Potential Employment Outcomes:

  • Customer Service Advisor
  • E-Business Practitioner
  • General Clerk
  • Student Services Officer
  • Typist
  • Word Processing Operator

This qualification provides essential business skills that are transferable across many industries, enhancing employability in various business environments.

Policies and Procedures

Contact Information

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