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Holmes Institute Australia, Melbourne - Sydney - Brisbane
Tuition fee $12,500.00 per programme
Application fee $250.00 one-time
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The Diploma of Leadership and Management provides students with the knowledge and practical skills required to perform the role of an employee who can use well-developed skills and have a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. On completion of the course students will be able to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources and may provide leadership and guidance to others. Areas of study covered include leadership, self management, emotional intelligence, communication skills, financial numeracy, as well as the processing of business information, and the delivery of information and services to customers.

Learning how to prioritize, network and use business technologies to access, organise and monitor information demonstrates the comprehensive nature of the Diploma of Leadership and Management. At the end of the course, students will have the competencies to apply for employment as a Junior Manager in a variety of business contexts across various industries.

Our highly qualified lecturers nurture each and every student with an ultimate focus on success. Students completing the Diploma of Leadership and Management or individual units qualify to apply for credit transfers and/or exemptions in courses at Holmes or other institutions. Successful completion of the course will allow students entry into the Bachelor of Business.

Programme structure

The course is delivered over 40 tuition weeks. Students who withdraw early from the course will receive a statement of attainment for the units they have completed.

Students will complete four blocks of ten weeks each and can expect to attend classes for an average of 20 hours per week.

Assessment is continuous throughout the course using a range of assessment tools which include workplace simulation exercises, class activities, assignments, case studies, practical demonstrations, quizzes and tests. Students must attempt all assessment items and are required to demonstrate competency in all aspects of the course.

Career opportunities

Holmes is proud of its history as an educator and its reputation as a leading trainer in Australia. Employers are confident a Holmes student possesses the training and skills required. Holmes graduates have always been in high demand in all industry sectors. Through our personnel division, Holmes Recruit, our courses are supported by job search assistance, career guidance, consultant advice and an employment board of positions available.

Apply now! Summer 2017
Application deadline
May 29, 2017 23:59 (GMT)
Studies commence
Jun 6, 2017
Apply now! Summer 2017
Application start
Jun 1, 2017
Application deadline
Jul 3, 2017 23:59 (GMT)
Studies commence
Jul 11, 2017
Apply now! Winter 2017
Application start
Nov 9, 2017
Application deadline
Dec 11, 2017 23:59 (GMT)
Studies commence
Dec 19, 2017