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15 Hours Face to Face and 5 Hours Online
39 weeks (33 Academic weeks + 6 Weeks Holidays)
*Student material fees does not include the cost of work book. Student can purchase/ order student work book from ACIC reception if required with additional cost.
Suite 1 level 2, 17 Macquarie street, NSW 2150
Level 3, 43 Cavenagh Street, Darwin ,NT, 0800
This qualification reflects the role of individuals establishing or operating a business providing self-employment, as well as those establishing a new venture as part of a larger organisation.
These individuals use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have responsibility for the output of others.
On successful completion of this course, students would receive Certificate IV in Entrepreneurship and New Business qualification. This qualification reflects the role of individuals establishing or operating a business providing self-employment, as well as those establishing a new venture as part of a larger organization.
These individuals use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyze and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others and have responsibility for the output of others.
Australian City International College has the following entry requirements:
International students must:
- Be at least 18 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12.
- Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
- Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (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
- Successful completion of an English Placement Test
*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5
Assessments may include short written knowledge tests, discussions and oral communication demonstrations, case study exercises, written reports, web-based research and reports, final projects, and final written exams. To perform at your best, you will probably need to work on the assessments outside of class time.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Students who have completed relevant studies or have some of the competencies in the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Application for RPL can be made with the initial application or can be made within two weeks of the course commencement using the RPL Application Form and by providing supporting documents. Please note that RPL cannot result in an international student having less than a full-time load of study (20 hours per week) but can reduce the overall duration of the course and fees. See our Student Handbook for more information.
Students may apply for recognition of existing qualifications or skills, knowledge and experience (credit transfer or recognition of prior learning). The granting of course credit may affect course fees, as well as the duration of the course.
This process is outlined in Australian City International College Student Enrolment and Completion Policy and Associated Procedures and Training and Assessment Policy & Associated Procedures.
Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into the Diploma of Leadership and Management, Diploma of Human Resources Management, etc.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include Small Business Owner, Small Business Manager, etc.
Units of competency
||Research and develop business plans
||Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures
||Plan finances for new business ventures
||Market new business ventures
||Investigate business opportunities
||Develop and present business proposals
||Apply critical thinking to work practices
||Build and maintain business relationships
||Promote innovation in team environments
||Identify business risk