Bachelor of Applied Management

Course Type
Course Level
Course Location
Warragul; GippsTAFE Academy (Traralgon)
Course Duration
Full Time: 1-2 years *(duration dependent upon credits are provided for suitable diploma and Advanced Diploma qualifications)
Part Time: Duration to complete dependent upon number of units undertaken per semester
Course Cost
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Study Modes
Full time; Part Time (Day)
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • February 2013

Full time and Part time intakes, feb 2014 and July 2014

Part Time:
  • February 2013

Full time and Part time intakes, feb 2014 and July 2014

Higher Education Programs

Phone: (03) 5175 9606
Fax: 1300 094 661

Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

Please note: The Bachelor of Applied Management is a Federation University qualification delivered at GippsTAFE.

The Bachelor of Applied Management is an innovative degree integrating applied and academic learning. It has been developed to reflect the changing roles and responsibilities of business and management, incorporating applied skills and higher-level management concepts. You will learn the strategic approach essential for developing and growing an organisation and the necessary practical planning, marketing, finance, project management and people skills to manage the complexities of a modern business.

A blended approach to learning is utilised during this program combining online delivery with on-campus workshops at the Traralgon Academy. The Bachelor of Applied Management degree places a strong emphasis on applied learning through a range of integrated projects and assignments.

This applied degree allows you to translate theory into a workplace context. It is ideal if you are currently working at a managerial level and would like to consolidate and formalise your existing experience with a qualification. It is also suitable if you are looking for career advancement with aspirations toward managerial roles. This degree has an applied learning approach, allowing you to readily apply the theory explored in the course to the workplace.

How to Apply

The Bachelor of Applied Management has two intakes per year (March and July).

Applicants apply directly to GippsTAFE and must satisfy the academic performance, age requirement and English language proficiency of Federation University.

Applicants are required to complete and submit the following documents and return them to Higher Education Programs GippsTAFE P.O. Box 3279 Gippsland Mail Centre Morwell, 3841:or email

For Information on Federation University Scholarships click here

Bachelor of Applied Management Department Manager, Senior Manager, Area Sales Manager, Business Owner, Management Consultant, Regional Manager, Quality Manager
Advanced Diploma of Management Team Leader, Manager, Senior Human Resources Advisor, Senior Project Manager Consultant, Manager
Diploma of Management
Diploma of Project Management
Diploma of Human Resources Management
Diploma of Business
Diploma of Business Administration 
Frontline Manager/Coordinator, Supervisor, Human Resources Coordinator, Quality Officer
Certificate IV in Frontline Management
Certificate IV in Business
Certification IV in Small Business Management
Certificate IV in Project Management
Certificate IV in Human Resources Management
Certificate IV in Business Administration
Business Administration, Human Resources Officer, Crew Leader, Retail/Store Supervisor, Business Support, Customer Service Consultant

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Bachelor of Applied Management.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Your existing skills and experience may provide credit towards entry into this course. Please discuss your options with the course coordinator. Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you

Employment Prospects

  • Department/Senior Manager
  • Regional Manager
  • Business Owner
  • Management Consultant
  • Team Leader
  • Project Leader

Entry Requirements

GippsTAFE offers pathways into the second and third year of the Bachelor of Applied Management.
Dependent on your qualifications.
Pathway Option 1: Applicants are able to enter the 2nd year of the program following completion of a diploma qualification in a suitable field

Pathway Option 2: You must first complete a Diploma qualification (in any field), and an Advanced Diploma in Business or Management to enter the 3rd year of the program.

If you have an Advanced Diploma in other areas which include business units, you will also be considered for entry - please contact us for advice.
See approved Diploma and advanced Diploma listings. Click here to download the pathways booklet.

See approved Diploma and advanced Diploma listings. Add Pathways booklet as a download.

To enter a Federation University Undergraduate Program you must satisfy the academic performance, age requirement and English language proficiency of the University.


Interview: Applicants may be required to attend an interview prior to commencement in the program


A range of assessment tasks will be undertaken during this program including written reports, essays, assignments, case studies, tests, group projects and oral presentations.

Opportunities For Further Study

Students are eligible upon completion of this program to undertake a Graduate Diploma and or Masters in Management or Business Administration.

Course Structure

This program combines a number of specialist interest courses from key disciplines, including; entrepreneurship, marketing, economics, accounting, organisational development, human resources and management.