Advanced Diploma Program

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For those individuals who need more information and better access to specific areas of study, an advanced diploma may be ideal.

What is an Advanced Diploma?

An advanced diploma is one given to students who complete a set of courses based on their desired field of study. Generally, this type of diploma is given to students who complete three years of higher education studies. This type of diploma is then just below the achievement of a bachelor's degree. In many cases, individuals will achieve this goal and then enter the workforce.

What Are the Benefits of Getting a Advanced Diploma?

It allows the student to learn what he or she needs to know to work in the field of his or her choice. If a bachelor's degree is not necessary in this area, it is a faster and easier option than completing a full bachelor's degree.

How Much Does It Cost to Get a Advanced Diploma?

The cost of this type of education is often less than that of a traditional bachelors degree. Additionally, it is often completed at lower university or college levels. This makes it an affordable option.

What Kind of Career Improvement Can You Expect from a Advanced Diploma?

For those who have an advanced diploma, it may be easier to find employment in a specific field. Continuing education through a bachelor's degree, though, may make the individual more likely to be promoted in the field.

Why Get It Online?

Because it is not as easily found locally, an advanced diploma is an ideal choice for online study. It allows the student to complete his or her education easily and at his or her own pace.

Where to Get a Advanced Diploma?

Online options are often the best. Any accredited school offering these is a worthy consideration.

How to Apply for a Advanced Diploma?

 

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Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

TAFE Western Australia
Campus Full time 1 semester January 2018 Australia Bentley Perth Margaret River Mandurah + 3 more

This course will provide you with the skills to work as a highly skilled senior manager, able to use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with specialised managerial skills and knowledge of industry to coordinate hospitality operations. [+]

This course will provide you with the skills to work as a highly skilled senior manager, able to use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with specialised managerial skills and knowledge of industry to coordinate hospitality operations. You will learn how to work independently and be responsible for making strategic business management decisions.

This course provides a pathway to work in any hospitality industry sector and for a diversity of employers including restaurants, hotels, motels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops.

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Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Education

The Private Hotel School
Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years January 2018 South Africa Stellenbosch + 1 more

The aim of this programme is to offer candidates (developers, teachers, trainers, managers) who already have a generic or specific qualification (at least 360 credits registered on the NQF level 6) but with limited background in hospitality management or culinary arts and/or consumer studies teaching, as well as those who are already training or teaching in the GET or FET bands, support in the form of part-time, off campus or distance learning, further education. [+]

This is two years distant learning programme (in other words, the students can continue to work and need not be on the campus)

Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Education – two years distant learning programme The aim of this programme is to offer candidates (developers, teachers, trainers, managers) who already have a generic or specific qualification (at least 360 credits registered on the NQF level 6) but with limited background in hospitality management or culinary arts and/or consumer studies teaching, as well as those who are already training or teaching in the GET or FET bands, support in the form of part-time, off campus or distance learning, further education. This creates an opportunity to advance their specialized knowledge and skills so that they can teach/train/manage in these areas of specialization. Typically candidates who apply for this qualification will match one of the following profiles:... [-]


Advanced Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management

British School of Management in Prague
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The EduQual Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management (IHTM) is a Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)-equivalent Level 5 qualification that offers learners the knowledge and skills needed to develop an understanding of the models, tools and techniques used in the fields of International Hospitality and Tourism Management. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. Introduction and Summary The EduQual Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management (IHTM) is a Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)-equivalent Level 5 qualification that offers learners the knowledge and skills needed to develop an understanding of the models, tools and techniques used in the fields of International Hospitality and Tourism Management. The course has been mapped to relevant National Occupational Standards, and learners will be able to develop the competencies they need to enter work in the field of international hospitality and tourism. Learners completing the EduQual Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management will be able to progress onto the third year of a university honours degree in Hospitality or Tourism. The programme has been produced to conform to the requirements of the RQF and the relevant Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) subject benchmark statements. Aims The aims of this programme will allow learners to: Provide a coherent and sound foundation in international hospitality and tourism management, at a level equivalent to a Higher National Diploma, enabling graduates to choose from a wide range of career options internationally within the international hospitality and tourism disciplines Give learners the opportunity to pursue a specialist interest in hospitality and tourism management and to relate this expertise to professional requirements and codes of conduct in line with the National Occupational Standards (NOS) Enable learners to develop a wide range of intellectual and analytical abilities relevant to international hospitality and tourism, including the ability to... [-]

Advanced Diploma in Music Production and Sound Engineering

Abbey Road Institute
Campus Full time 12 months March 2018 United Kingdom London

The Advanced Diploma in Music Production and Sound Engineering was designed by the industry for the industry and includes a demanding engineering, music production and business curriculum. We have an apprenticeship approach to training where practical, ‘hands-on’ skills are developed and supported by the relevant theory delivered by industry professionals. [+]

An audio course 80 years in the making. Learn from the masters. The Advanced Diploma in Music Production and Sound Engineering was designed by the industry for the industry and includes a demanding engineering, music production and business curriculum. We have an apprenticeship approach to training where practical, ‘hands-on’ skills are developed and supported by the relevant theory delivered by industry professionals. Using a unique teaching method called Progressive Continuous Learning (PCL) we break modules down into short subjects and deliver them in a progressive logical manner, combining theory and practice. This differs from more traditional styles of teaching where programmes are delivered via self-contained, isolated modules. Our programme is based upon years of experience training our assistant engineers who have since become well respected sound engineers and producers in the industry. This approach ensures students leave us with a rounded view of the music industry and better equipped to thrive in the ever evolving world of audio production. Abbey Road Institute has dedicated studio facilities located within Abbey Road Studios. Our students have access to both our teaching and commercial studios during various stages of their programme whether attending the London campus or in our other locations. Our programme is divided between three main areas: Audio Engineering and acoustics, management and music business, music theory and production and incorporates the vast technical and creative heritage of Abbey Road Studios to help you learn not just what equipment, techniques or microphones to use but why to use them. The subjects... [-]

Advanced Diploma in Information Technology (Awarded by Management Development Institute of Singapore)

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Campus Full time Part time 8 - 12 months August 2018 Singapore

The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology course aims to equip students in all aspects of IT, but particularly focuses on computing and network systems, database systems, web technologies and project management. Students can choose prescribed elective modules that will provide them with specialized skills to implement IT services and solutions for the business, digital media and computer technology... [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. The Advanced Diploma in Information Technology course aims to equip students in all aspects of IT, but particularly focuses on computing and network systems, database systems, web technologies and project management. Students can choose prescribed elective modules that will provide them with specialized skills to implement IT services and solutions for the business, digital media and computer technology industries. In addition, the course aims to develop students’ analytical and personal skills necessary to work in a specialized computing and management environment. Methods of Assessment Each module will be assessed through a combination of class presentations, discussions, assignments, project work and/or written examinations. Programme Structure Students must complete 6 core and 2 elective modules from one of the 3 options: Business IT Digital Media Computer Technology Award Candidates who successfully complete all course work and pass the examinations will be awarded with the Advanced Diploma in Information Technology from MDIS. Core Modules Project : VMware vCloud Automation Center: Install, Configure, Manage IT Project Management Elective Module 1 Elective Module 2 Database Systems Network Technology Systems Analysis and Design Advanced Web Technologies Object Oriented Programming Admission Requirements Applicants must be of age 16 and above, and possess one of the following admission requirements: Obtain at least a Grade E at GCE 'A' level in any 2 subjects Diploma in Information Technology awarded by MDIS Higher NITEC (IT related) Diploma from recognised local polytechnics, overseas polytechnics, professional institutes Other IT related qualifications or equivalent Mature applicants with insufficient academic... [-]

Advanced Diploma in Accounting, Marketing and Human Resources

Confederation College
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 Canada Thunder Bay

Our Business programs are designed for students who would like to develop skills and knowledge appropriate for many entry-level positions in various business organizations. Our two-year program(s) provide you with the perfect foundation to continue building your studies towards a professional designation in your chosen discipline. [+]

Our Business programs are designed for students who want to develop skills and knowledge appropriate for many entry-level positions in various business organizations. Our two-year program(s) provide you with the perfect foundation to continue building your studies towards a professional designation in your chosen discipline. You will also be given the option of one additional year in the applicable Business Administration program to obtain additional credits towards a designation. The three year advanced diploma includes a work placement that provides you with "hands on" experience with an employer practicing what you have learned. Articulation agreements
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Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

Kangan Institute
Campus Full time 6 months January 2018 Australia Melbourne

The Advanced Diploma consists of 33 units and includes the Certificate IV in Hospitality (090958M) and the Diploma of Hospitality Management (090992J). The hospitality industry is in the front line of the Australian economy. The industry has shown employment growth in all areas and employer’s value trained staff. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. The Advanced Diploma consists of 33 units and includes the Certificate IV in Hospitality (090958M) and the Diploma of Hospitality Management (090992J). The hospitality industry is in the front line of the Australian economy. The industry has shown employment growth in all areas and employer’s value trained staff. The Advanced Diploma will provide the skills and knowledge to be competent as a senior supervisor/manager in a hospitality functional area. Providing the skills to be able to analyse, design and execute judgments using wide ranging technical, creative, or managerial competencies. This course provides students with the theory, skills and workintegrated learning required to build a supervisory or managerial career in hospitality operations. The course covers food and beverage service, reception operations, accommodation services, events, marketing, leadership and finance. In a typical week students will attend classes approximately three to four days per week with approximately 30 percent practical and 70 percent theory classes. Classes will be scheduled between 8:30am and 5:30pm, Monday to Friday. The course includes coursework practical placement, where valuable experience in a hospitality environment will be obtained. This placement will build on the skills you have gained during the first six months of your training and assist you in developing a greater understanding of your continuing studies. During the first year students will achieve a Diploma of Hospitality, students will be required to participate in coursework practical placement, which will give valuable experience in a commercial hospitality environment, in food and beverage service or... [-]

Diploma in Management Level 5

Stratford College Of Business Management
Campus or Online Full time 6 - 9 months October 2017 United Kingdom Telford

The programme can include dual award which includes the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma Management and is recognised by a variety of UK universities as equivalent to their own BA (Hons) Business content and therefore holders of this qualification can gain advanced entry on to BA (Hons) Business degree. [+]

Advanced Diploma in Business Management – Level 5 (ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Management) Entry Requirements: A minimum Diploma or Level 4 qualification OR A levels plus at least 3 years relevant work experience. Evidence of English Language capability at a level equivalent to IELTS 5.0 Other qualifications may be considered on a case by case basis. Minimum Age: 19 yrs Duration: Single award- 6 months, Dual award (ATHE) - 9 months Intake Dates: January, April, July and October The programme can include dual award which includes the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma Management and is recognised by a variety of UK universities as equivalent to their own BA (Hons) Business content and therefore holders of this qualification can gain advanced entry on to BA (Hons) Business degree. Qualification Overview Credit Value 120 Credits Qualification Level 5 Duration Single award – 6 months, Dual award – 9 months QUALIFICATION UNITS Learners must complete 8 units totalling 120 credits. Unit Title Level Credit GLH Managing Communications 5 15 60 Business Organisations in a Global Context 5 15 60 People Management 5 15 60 Finance for Managers 4 15 60 Research Project 5 20 80 Planning a New Business Venture 4 15 60 Marketing Principles and Practice 5 15 60 Personal and Professional Development 5 15 60 [-]

Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in Business and Marketing Management pathway to BA (Hons) in Marketing

Sevanan Business School
Campus Full time September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The Diploma course has been mapped to the National Occupational Standards in Management and Leadership and Business Administration, and learners will be able to develop the competencies they need to enter work in one of these disciplines. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in Business and Marketing Management pathway to BA (Hons) in Marketing The Diploma course has been mapped to the National Occupational Standards in Management and Leadership and Business Administration, and learners will be able to develop the competencies they need to enter work in one of these disciplines. BA (HONS) in MARKETING (Top-Up) – This Marketing programme is aimed at producing graduates who are empowered with essential marketing tools and knowledge sought by employers in today’s dynamic global workplace. The Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in Business and Marketing Management followed by the BA (Hons) in Marketing Top-Up qualification is designed to give you a comprehensive in-depth understanding of the key skills and practices used by marketing executives and their organizations to make informed marketing decisions that are vital to the success of any business. Progression The EduQual Extended Advanced Professional Diploma in Business and Marketing Management (BMM) is recognized by Anglia Ruskin University (ARU), the Entrepreneurial University of the Year 2014. Holders of this EduQual Diploma may progress onto the latter stages of the ARU BA (Hons) Marketing which is delivered by the London School of Marketing (LSM), an associate college of ARU. Learners can complete the ARU degree top-up programme in any of LSM’s global network of Local Access Points (LAPs) Entry Requirements for the Under Graduate Programme College or High School Diploma Degree Ability to follow lessons in English at university level High level of motivation and performance Programme Specification... [-]

Advanced Diploma in Audio Engineering & Production

Centre for Arts and Technology
Campus Full time 18 months July 2018 Canada Kelowna

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY. Love music? Train for a career in professional sound with applied skills in audio engineering and the business of music. Our 18 month audio engineering training program – Audio Engineering & Production – helps you develop a broad range of skills for career opportunities in professional sound. [+]

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY.

Love music? Train for a career in professional sound with applied skills in audio engineering and the business of music. Our 18 month Kelowna audio engineering training program – Audio Engineering & Production – helps you develop a broad range of skills for career opportunities in professional sound, including studio production, electronic music, live sound reinforcement, music for TV and film, and game audio.

KELOWNA AUDIO ENGINEERING TRAINING

Graduates of the Audio Engineering Diploma are prepared to work in music engineering, producing, editing, ADR, Foley work, sound design, live audio and sound reinforcement, audio for interactive multimedia and online video, audio for game production and more. While some audio engineers hold full time, salaried positions, many audio engineers start their own businesses or work as freelance contractors for project-based studios.... [-]


Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design

Melbourne Polytechnic
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Australia Melbourne

Guarantee your future with a Diploma of Graphic Design. This course at Melbourne Polytechnic has an excellent reputation in the graphic design industry, boasting real employment opportunities for graduates through our widespread industry networks. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. Guarantee your future with a Diploma of Graphic Design. This course at Melbourne Polytechnic has an excellent reputation in the graphic design industry, boasting real employment opportunities for graduates through our widespread industry networks. Stand out from the crowd In this course you will develop your design skills with a high degree of innovation, making you highly employable. Following on from the diploma course, you will carry out higher level studies with more complex briefs and visual communication problems, addressing a range of economic, social and environmental concerns. Your studies will include: advertising and marketing design business design research and analysis professional design practice motion graphics advanced illustration cultural branding environmental design complex packaging and publication design developing a variety of applications for the web Industry connections and resources Melbourne Polytechnic has an excellent reputation in the graphic design industry, boasting real employment opportunities for graduates through our widespread industry networks. On graduation you will have a strong practical portfolio of your work demonstrating broad design abilities and an attention to detail that ensures you are ready for the industry. At Melbourne Polytechnic you will have access to: 2 x Mac labs 3 x Practical rooms latest industry software including Adobe Creative Cloud industry standard Epson stylus Pro 780 colour banner printer Epson stylus Pro 4880 colour A3 printer Epson Perfection V700 Photo scanners life drawing facilities lightboxes Employment outcomes This supportive in depth training offers you a proven and preferred pathway to industry with our... [-]

Post Baccalaureate - Higher Diploma in Fine Arts

Burren College of Art
Campus Full time January 2018 Ireland Galway

The Higher Diploma in Fine Art is the equivalent to the Post Baccalaureate in the United States, and is known informally as the 'Post Bac'. This one-year course assists you to find your voice as an artist and prepares you for application to and potential enrollment in an MA / MFA programme. The Post Bac is also applicable for students who have a degree in a subject other than fine art and who wish to transfer onto a fine art educational track by progressing to an MA / MFA programme. [+]

The Higher Diploma in Fine Art is the equivalent to the Post Baccalaureate in the United States, and is known informally as the 'Post Bac'. This one-year course assists you to find your voice as an artist and prepares you for application to and potential enrollment in an MA / MFA programme. The Post Bac is also applicable for students who have a degree in a subject other than fine art and who wish to transfer onto a fine art educational track by progressing to an MA / MFA programme. As a student who is in the process of finding your artistic identity, the Post Bac facilitates the development of your voice and studio practice through individually negotiated independent study. As a Post Bac student you will produce a final exhibition, the quality of which will demonstrate your understanding of fine art practice at the graduate level. You will develop and deepen your understanding of the critical discourse informing contemporary art and be prepared for the next stage of your artistic development. Programme Description Studio Practice and Critique is at the core of the programme, taking the form of negotiated projects for independent study that also involve portfolio preparation and career planning. Studio courses provide teaching in a choice of disciplines where you work alongside undergraduate students. Historical and Critical Studies examines key concepts in modern and contemporary art to assist you to contextualise your emerging art practice. The Burren : Culture & Environment introduces you to a wide range... [-]

Higher Diploma in International Business Management

Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This programme aims to enable students to pursue careers in multinational enterprises engaged in international business and trade. Programme emphasizes practical trainings. Academic, technical and management skills from international business environment, legal and finance aspects and marketing to cross cultural management skills, practical exhibition management and quality management & accreditation are included. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. This programme aims to enable students to pursue careers in multinational enterprises engaged in international business and trade. Programme emphasizes practical trainings. Academic, technical and management skills from international business environment, legal and finance aspects and marketing to cross cultural management skills, practical exhibition management and quality management & accreditation are included. This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic and language training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better equip students for further studies and employment after graduation. Curriculum Semester 1 : Whole Person Development : Self-Efficacy Enhancement English and Communication : Workplace Interaction Information Technology Essentials – Services Business Statistics Economics Marketing Essential Global e-Logistics Operation Semester 2 : Whole Person Development : Global Vision Whole Person Development : SMART in Action English and Communication : Workplace Correspondence Vocational Chinese Communication I : Putonghua Conversation and Reports Accounting Business Ethics and Etiquette China Business Studies Management Semester 3 : Whole Person Development : Integrated Career Development English and Communication : Persuasive Presentations International Business Environment Contemporary Issues in International Trade Global Sourcing Management Semester 4 : English and Communication : Reports Vocational Chinese Communication II : Putonghua Presentations and Promotional Text Writing Legal Studies in International Trade International Trade Finance International & e-Marketing Import and Export Procedures and Documentation Project 1 Semester 5 : English and Communication : Promotional Materials Enrichment Module Quality Management & Accreditation Cross Cultural Management Skills Practical Exhibition Management in International Trade International Trade Management and Strategy Project 2... [-]

Ppa Financial Management

Neumann
Online & Campus Combined Part time 5 months March 2018 Peru Tacna

The objective of the program is to develop the skills required by a financial manager, in particular the ability to analyze their environment, evaluate their resources and capabilities and make appropriate financing and investment decisions, aiming to maximize the value of the organization. [+]

Participates in an internationally recognized PPA Neumann Graduate School, develops Advanced Graduate Programs (PPA) with the aim of specializing and updating professionals graduated in various disciplines of administration and business. The programs are taught in blending format, so participants must attend 120 classroom hours in their home city and develop 120 hours of online learning in the aula24.com platform. Program Objective The objective of the program is to develop the skills required by a financial manager, in particular the ability to analyze their environment, evaluate their resources and capabilities and make appropriate financing and investment decisions, aiming to maximize the value of the organization. Study plan Economics in Business Quantitative Methods Management accounting Financial Management Financial Assets Exhibitors César Molleda Solís: MBA from California State University USA. Adner Yzquierdo: MBA from San Ignacio de Loyola University Peru. Ernesto Leo Rossi: MBA from the University of Tarapacá Chile. Gino Dodero Ortiz de Zeballos: MBA from San Ignacio de Loyola University Peru. Jorge Loyola Hurtado: MSc from the University of Nottingham England. Giomar Moscoso Zegarra: Mgr. Of the Private University of Tacna, Peru. NBS reserves the right to make changes due to force majeure or non availability of exhibitors. Requirements  Simple photocopy of the bachelors degree. Simple photocopy of the national identity document (DNI). Registration form that is in Activa Specifications Duration: 05 months Frequency of Classes: Bi-weekly Modality: Blended Hours: Saturdays from 16:00 to 21:00 and Sundays from 8:00 to 13:00 Investment Individual PPA Registration (*) S /. 150 soles License... [-]

Executive Program In Digital Transformation (PADDB+)

The Valley Digital Business School
Campus Part time 3 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The aim of the program is to prepare top management of companies to understand and address the most important aspects of the digital transformation and its impact on different areas and levels of the company. [+]

Advanced Diploma Program 2017/2018. Senior Management Program in Digital Business In Spain, 88.3% of the population is connected to the Internet and six million are permanent digital communicators. Nearly 15 million Internet users have shopped online form, regularly increasing its procurement volume, which especially increases in drugs, games and educational material. Two out of three users in Spain are multi-device and also the country is at the forefront of Smart TV penetration. The digital transformation has every day more weight in the results of companies, which have to modify internal processes to adapt to the new consumer, rapid technological change and the latest legal regulations. All this, without losing sight of new and young competitors starting to creep into the traditional value chain business with lower costs and lighter structures. In this context, the Executive Management Program in Digital Business (PADDB +) aims to prepare the management teams of companies to understand and address the most important aspects of the digital transformation. During this program of 110 hours, the digital impact will be reviewed in the different areas of business and the benefits of its implementation. Who is it for? Executives with experience in general management or any area of ​​the organization, who want to know the impact of digital transformation in its field of activity and its competitive environment. Theoretical Methodology Practice: The own training methodology The Valley DBS combines theory with practice, teachers illustrate the concepts with real success stories and learning. In cases where the given discipline... [-]