Diploma of Business


Diploma of Business

Course Structure

Sheridan’s Diploma of Business is a first-year undergraduate program in business. The Business faculty have devised the units to cover foundational areas of understanding – including management, marketing, accounting, microeconomics and information systems – in order to serve as a pathway for further learning. The units are grounded in the Christian ethical framework and enriched by the application of business knowledge and practice to the not-for-profit (NFP) and social enterprise sectors.

The diploma comprises 8 units. Each unit is worth 3 credit points for a total of 24 credit points.

The units on offer for 2021 are listed below:
  T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3

Core Subjects (8 units)

  • Academic and Professional Communication - T1/T2/T3 internal
  • Introduction to Microeconomics - T1 internal
  • Principles of Management - T1 internal
  • Principles of Information Systems - T2 internal
  • Introduction to Christianity - T2 internal
  • Principles of Marketing - T3 internal
  • Principles of Business Law - T3 internal
  • Principles of Financial Accounting - T3 internal

The Diploma of Business is available to both domestic students and international students (CRICOS Code: 093566C).


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College Registration

TEQSA Provider ID: PRV14012

CRICOS Provider Number: 03391M

ABN: 22 506 508 071



Sheridan College and Sheridan Research Institute are located at
18/7 Aberdeen St, Perth, in the Piccadilly Square West building.

For students, it conveniently places Sheridan College next door to McIver Train Station and a 9-minute walk from Perth Train Station. 10 parking bays will also be available for the exclusive use of staff and students, and the Aberdeen St entrance to the Newcastle St Carpark is across the road.

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