Specialization in Leadership Mastery

Compiled from BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management


Enhance your leadership skills and strengths by taking 6 targeted units from the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management.

Our Specialization in Leadership Mastery will help you build upon your existing leadership and management experience. Strengthen your initiative and judgement and learn to use these skills to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions and be accountable for personal and team outcomes. Further develop your cognitive, communication, creative and analytic skills to support teams, to develop ideas, and to respond to complex problems.

Students who successfully complete our BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management- Specialization in Leadership Mastery will be entitled to receive a Statement of Attainment for units completed successfully. The full  BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management is available by completing the remaining units offered in the program.

Why Choose the Specialization in Leadership Mastery

  • Develop a set of skills and knowledge to help you succeed in leadership and management roles across a range of industries
  • Build knowledge and tools for critical thinking, complex problem solving and strategic planning to help lead organisations to achieve critical goals
  • Learn strategies for effective change management, and how to build environments that foster innovation and continuous improvement
  • Develop the ability to influence and inspire teams and support skill-building among staff
  • Receive a Statement of Attainment for each unit that you complete successfully
  • Take the Specialization in Leadership Mastery on its own, or start here, and then continue to complete the full qualification

Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne, Sydney


Weekday 28-34 weeks
Weekend 28-34 weeks

(20 hours/week)
Includes 6 hours/week online study + 14 hours/week in class study

Total length includes 24 weeks study + up to 10 weeks scheduled breaks

Weekday schedule: Wednesday/Thursday available at Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, and Perth campuses
Weekend schedule: Friday/Saturday available at Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, and Sydney campuses


Intermediate 3

An equivalent of Australia’s Year 10 school certificate. A prior working knowledge of a business environment would be useful.
International students must meet a minimum language requirement of intermediate 3, IELTS 5.5.
Students must be at least 18 at the commencement of studies.


2024 - Jan 29, Feb 26, Mar 25, May 20, Jun 17, Jul 15, Sept 9, Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 30


2024 - Jan 1 - 26; Apr 22 - May 17;
Aug 12 - Sep 6; Dec 2- 20; Dec 23-27 (Christmas)



Work while you study

In Australia student visas typically include the right to work up to 48 hours every 2-week period once your course starts. Working while you study is a great way to immerse yourself in Australian life and earn extra money. Learn more about top industries and typical student jobs available in your study city.

Program Units

Take 6 of the following units based on your intake date and delivery schedule of the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management.*

*Units offered in the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management run in sequence. When you take the specialization, the particular 6 units available to you will depend on your start date.

In this unit you will learn how to communicate effectively through making presentations, leading and participating in meetings, and conducting negotiations. Topics include: Identify communication requirements; Negotiate to achieve agreed outcome; Participate in and lead meetings; Make presentations.

In this unit you will learn how to help other staff in the workplace to develop critical and creative thinking skills. Topics include: Assess individual and team critical and creative thinking skills; Establish an environment that encourages the application of critical and creative thinking; Monitor and improve thinking practices.

In this unit you will learn how to use critical thinking in order to develop innovative solutions to complex organisational issues. Topics include: Scope problem solving process; Lead solution development process; Refine solution for implementation.

In this unit you will learn how to lead and manage change within an organisation. Topics include: Develop change management strategy; Implement change management strategy; Evaluate change management strategy.

In this unit you will learn how to demonstrate personal and professional competence as a senior leader. You will learn how to motivate others to achieve organisational goals as you model professionalism. Topics include: Communicate organisational mission and goals; Influence groups and individuals; Build and support teams; Demonstrate personal and professional competence.

Package this Program

Combine progressive programs to create a long-term study plan at Greystone College Australia and earn multiple qualifications. Study as long as 5 years by combining your Specialization in Leadership Mastery with other qualifications. Learn more about package programs, and explore other program options.

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