Advanced Diploma of Marketing & Communication2020-02-06T17:04:51+00:00

BSB61315 Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication

(Cricos Code: 095301A)


The BSB61315  Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication offers students the knowledge and competencies required for a fulfilling career in business and marketing.

Qualification code and title  
BSB61315 Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication
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Course Overview 
This qualification is suitable for those who use well developed marketing and communication skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts.

Individuals in these roles apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others, however they typically report to more senior practitioners.

Target groups 
Target groups for the BSB61315 Advanced Diploma of Marketing and Communication
are international students who are:

• Seeking to pursue a career in marketing
• Seeking to enter a new industry sector
• Seeking a pathway to higher level qualifications.

Course Duration
This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks, including 36 weeks of training and assessment spread over six terms of 6 weeks each and 16 weeks of holidays. Holidays are 4 weeks per term.

Delivery mode and location
This course will be delivered face-to-face in a classroom-based setting which includes the simulation of workplace based environment.
The course is delivered at:

• 5 Figtree Drive Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127

Career outcomes
Students who complete this course may be able to seek employment in a range of marketing roles.

Education Pathways
Students who complete this course may wish to further their study into higher education qualifications in marketing

Course Strucutre


Course costs
The costs for this course are as follows:

Enrolment fee: $300 (non-refundable to be paid on application)

Course fees: Total cost is AUD$10,000

Non-Tuition fees: May apply and can be found at under ‘Student Information’ tab.

Payment terms and conditions are included in the International Student Handbook. Additionally a detailed payment plan and payment arrangements are provided in the letter of offer and written agreement which is provided to the student for their review and agreement prior to acceptance into the course. The agreement also includes details of additional fees and charges, which may be applicable

International students are also required to take out Overseas Health Insurance Cover before arriving in Australia. Trinity Institute (Australia) provides details of OSHC providers in the International Student Handbook.

Additional costs associated with living in Australia are outlined in the International Student Handbook. Students should carefully review these costs in relation to budgeting. Further information can be found at


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Entry Requirements
The Training Package states that entry to this qualification is limited to students who have all the core units in the BSB52415 Diploma of Marketing and Communication.
In addition, Trinity Institute (Australia) has the following entry requirements:
International students must:
• Be at least 18 years of age.
• Meet the following education requirements:
o Year 12 or equivalent;

A student may be accepted for entry into this qualification if they do not meet the education requirements listed. These students will need to participate in a course entry interview with Trinity Institute (Australia) to assess their suitability.
• Have an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
• Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
• Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
• Successful completion of an English Placement Test.

Training Arrangements
Training consists of 20 hours of classroom training per week and students will be required to complete approximately 2 hours of homework a week, which include research and reading.

Class sessions are planned to ensure that students have a mixture of practical and theoretical components and those classes cater for a wide variety of learning styles.  Additionally workplace practices and environments will be simulated and used to conduct skills based assessments in accordance with unit requirements.

The timing for this course is as per our current timetable. Please contact us via email for details.

Facilities and Equipment:

The facilities and equipment which will be used for this course are:

  • General business and office equipment such as telephones, scanners and printers.
  • Lap top computers
  • Wi-Fi/Internet Access
  • Data projectors
  • Microsoft Office
  • Whiteboards

Course progress
Note that for international students satisfactory course progress is required in order to meet visa requirements. More information can be found in the International Student Handbook that also includes information on the specific support that is available to international students. Students who are identified as being at risk of not meeting course progress requirements will be provided with additional support as recorded in an intervention strategy.

Students are provided with an orientation into the course and the Australian way of life. Orientation will include information about Trinity Institute (Australia) and living in Australia, accessing support services and outline the important visa conditions for international students.

Additional Support
All students will be provided with a range of learning support options and resources to help them achieve competency. This includes:
• Academic and personal support.
• Referral to external support services.
Contact us to discuss your support needs.

Assessment Arrangements
Assessment methods used for this qualification will provide a range of ways for individuals to demonstrate that they have met the required outcomes including:

  • Projects
  • Presentations
  • Report writing
  • Role plays
  • Questioning (oral or written)

At the beginning of each unit, your trainer/assessor will outline the assessment tasks that must be completed.

Course Credit
Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning) as per the information included in our International Student Handbook, which is available at under ‘Student Information’ tab.

For international students, the granting of course credit may affect your course fees as well as the duration of your course.

The result of your application for credit and any changes to fees or course duration will be advised to you in writing.

If course credit is granted following issuance of your Confirmation of Enrolment, you will receive a new Confirmation of Enrolment showing a reduced duration.

For any questions about course credit, contact us at the details shown below.

Selection and enrolment procedures
To enroll for this course you must complete an enrolment form which can be emailed or posted to you or downloaded from our website. The enrolment form should be completed and then sent to you along with all of the required documentation.

For more information about our selection and enrolment processes, contact us by completing the form below.

Contact Details
Call our office on (02) 8041 2660 or email us at


Trinity Institute (Australia) is located in Sydney, and delivers you world class education and a wonderful Australian lifestyle. Our business, marketing and communication courses will open new opportunities in your chosen career path.



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