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BSB50120 Diploma of Business

If you’re pursuing a career as a creative director, brand manager, business development manager or marketing manager this Diploma of Business specialising in Fashion, Marketing & Creative Direction Business is for you!
This qualification has been designed in partnership with Australian Creative Academy, Australia’s #1 Fashion Academy, offering professional courses designed and created by fashion & creative industry professionals.
Ideal for anyone who wants to work within the fashion industry in Business, Creative Direction, Styling, Visual Merchandising and Marketing. Students graduate with a well-rounded understanding of the fashion industry with hands-on experience as well as theoretical knowledge. In this unique, immersive program you’ll learn how to build and maintain a brand, identify, evaluate and select opportunities, establishing optimal strategies in a sector in which innovation is continuous and very competitive.
Plus, additional unique opportunities to experience New York Fashion Week where students are invited to travel to the USA to experience a tailored one-week program including exclusive tours, guest speaking and networking sessions with industry leaders. The list doesn’t end there with TV week Logies, Eurovision, Miss World Australia and Australian Fashion Week experience opportunities.  CLICK HERE to have a sneak peek into the life of a student with GeSS Education and Australian Creative Academy courses.
• SIRRMER008 Plan and style merchandise photo shoots
• BSBPMG530: Manage project scope
• MSTFD5023 Develop marketing plans for fashion products
• BSBMKG546 Develop social media engagement plans
• SIRXECM003 Design an Ecommerce site
• BSBFIN501: Manage budgets and financial plans
• BSBSUS511: Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
• BSBOPS501: Manage business resources
• BSBCRT511: Develop critical thinking in others
• BSBXCM501: Lead communication in the workplace
• BSBCRT512 Originate and develop concepts
• BSBTWK503: Manage meetings

Entry Requirements:

• Year 10 High School certificate or equivalent OR
• Certificate IV in a relevant qualification OR
• Mature aged student with relevant workplace experience
• English level: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
• Basic computer skills and access to a desktop or laptop with sufficient internet speed to undertake online studies

Course Fees:

Enrolment Fee: $1,100
Online total cost: $4,500

*Flexible weekly payment plans available
*Option to attend New York Fashion Week in September 2023 – Contact [email protected] for more information.

Start Dates:

• January
• February
• March
• July
• August
• September

Course Duration:

12 months
Based at Australian Creative Academy Studio in Varsity Lakes

Possible Career Outcomes:

Creative Director

Brand Manager

Marketing & Business Development Manager


Australian Creative Academy | Academy of Fashion & Styling is a private boutique Academy located on the Gold Coast in partnership with GeSS Education. The creative industry is a world of excitement brimming with opportunities, but it can be hard to break in to without the right know-how. For those dreaming of a creative career, might struggle to find work without the right skillset, experience or industry connections – and with limited courses available, where does one start? At Australian Creative Academy, creatives looking to kick start their future in a range of creative fields will be privy to one-of-a-kind training they won’t find anywhere else, led only by top industry professionals our trainers are qualified with strong industry experience and a passion for modern training and learning experience.

GeSS Education in affiliation with our key RTO partner:

This qualification will be delivered by Australian Creative Academy and GeSS Education on behalf of our partner RTO, Trade and Occupational College of Australia (TOC Australia) Provider code 32407, under a third-party arrangement. TOC Australia will issue your qualification upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions for further details.

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To enquire please fill in the form and we will send you further information and an enrolment link. If you wish to package with a University offer, please let us know in the message section.

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