BSB80215 Graduate Diploma of Strategic Leadership

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply advanced knowledge and skills in a range of strategic leadership and management roles.

Individuals at this level make high level autonomous decisions and use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions in varied contexts.

They have full responsibility and accountability for personal outputs and for the work or function of others.

They use cognitive and creative skills to review, critically analyse, consolidate and synthesise knowledge, in order to generate ideas and provide solutions to complex problems. They use communication skills to demonstrate their understanding of theoretical concepts and to transfer knowledge and ideas to others.


The Graduate Diploma has four (4) units of Graduate Certificate plus four (4) additional units as per the packaging requirements;

  • BSBLDR801 Lead personal and strategic transformation
  • BSBLED802 Lead learning strategy implementation
  • BSBLED805 Plan and implement a mentoring program
  • BSBLED806 Plan and implement a coaching strategy
  • BSBMGT801 Direct the development of a knowledge management strategy for a business
  • BSBRES801 Initiate and lead applied research
  • BSBMGT802 Lead design and review of enterprise systems
  • BSBINN601 Lead and mange organisational change

The above structure includes two clusters (of 2 units each) to align standing credits of six (6) units into a 12-unit Master’s program (50% credit).

VET to Master’s pathways are rare – and Skillworks provides established pathways to its clients through partnerships with leading universities with standing credits in select Master’s programs.

Detailed Training and Assessment Strategies are provided to support delivery and assessment.

A complete set of contents is provided comprising of learning materials, lecture/delivery materials, readings, assessments/assignments and supporting resources.

Pathways and Credits

Students completing a Graduate Diploma can progress to a Master’s degree (e.g. Master of Business Administration, Master of Management etc.) with an advanced standing /credits of six (6) full-time equivalent units/subjects.

Skillworks provides establish pathways to partner universities under a licensing arrangement.

Online Delivery

Option to delivery fully online through our robust Learning Management System (LMS) – with a custom and branded portal for your institution, pre-loaded with our course contents.

Packages and licesning fee differs based on the delivery model.

Contact us to discuss your faculty and implementation needs and requirements.

Consultancy services are also available.