Diploma of Business
Griffith College - Gold Coast

Course outline

This higher education diploma provides the fundamental skills and knowledge required for careers in business and commerce, in addition to preparing students for further study at university. The Diploma of Business forms the first year of Griffith University’s Bachelor of Business which helps students to develop experience in areas such as management, decision-making and leadership. On graduation, students select from Queensland’s widest range of business majors, including financial planning, logistics and supply chain management, event management and real estate and property development. Subject to satisfactory completion of this diploma, students can articulate to certain Griffith University degrees with credit. See other combined diploma degree listings. For more course information, visit the Diploma of Business at Griffith College.

Combined diploma/degrees

Refer to entries for: D Business/B Business; D Business/B Aviation Management; D Business/B Communication and Journalism/B Business; D Business/B Design/B Business; D Business/B Government and International Relations; D Business/B International Tourism and Hotel Management; D Business/B Laws; D Business/Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours)


Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

Assumed knowledge

English (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.


Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Administration; advertising; business management; employment relations; human resources; marketing and sales; organisational management; public relations.

Course Code
Start Date

Offer rounds

3 Oct 2024
9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Level of Qualification
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

1 year Full time or 2 years Part time

Gold Coast