Extended Diploma in Management

ATHE Level 4 & 5 Extended Diploma in Management
Awarding Body
Athe u.k.

Duration

16 months

Start Date

monthly intakes

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The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Business and Management, which can either be completed at a UK university on campus or via distance learning.

The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Business and Management, which can either be completed at a UK university on campus or via distance learning.

The Level 4 modules and assignments of this course are equivalent to the first year of a University Degreeand the Level 5 modules and assignments are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree.

This course is made up of 10 Level 4 modules (120 credits) and 10 level 5 modules (120 credits), each level also includes 8 written assignments. If a student decides to only study at Level 4 they will receive 120 credits and can apply for an exemption from the first year of a university Degree course.

Each module consists of approximately 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.

Level 4 Content

Financial Management and Control
In this module, learners will compare and contrast some examples of good and bad financial decision making and the impact on the business.
Fundamentals of Accounting
On completion of this module, learners will understand accounts and how they can be used to give insight into the health of the organisation.
Customers and Customer Service
This module looks at customers as the fulcrum of any business.
Culture and the Organisation
What is meant by culture? Why is it important? How does it differ between organisations?
Managing Ethically
Explore the various theories and models of management and their different contexts.
Strategic HRM
This module looks at employees and people as a business’ most valuable asset. Recruit the best, reward the best and retain the best.
The Marketing Mix
Exploring and using the marketing mix as part of the business planning process.
The Business Environment
Explore issues outside of the business that may affect the business and its operations. Looking into economics, international dimensions, nature and competition.
Effective Communication
Communication is the key to effective operations and working effectively with others. Throughout this module, learners will grasp a range of communication techniques used for a variety of commercial purposes.
Developing Personal Skills
Develop a range of personal skills vital to the world of business. Concentrating on communication, leadership and decision making techniques.

Level 5 Content

The entrepreneurial manager
What is an entrepreneur? Examine the skills and qualities of entrepreneurship.
Organisation structures
Why are organisations structured in the way they are? What determines the optimum structure and how does it differ between organisations? In this module, learners will look at the numerous models and theories that make up organisational structure.
Practical accounting analysis
Learners will complete exercises in accounts throughout this module to understand what they are telling us and the actions that analysis can precipitate.
Business planning and goal setting
What is the business trying to achieve? What will it do? How will it do it? This module focuses on the creation of clear goals and clear plans to achieve a clear objective.
Politics and business
Impact of politics on business and how it may help or hinder business. This module will educate learners on economic impact, exports and government support.
Business law
Explore the statutory responsibilities of managers as learners look into the legalities of business and business executives.
Managing in today’s world
Business in the modern world. This module focuses on governance and equality as a means to do right in business.
Performance management
Understanding how your people and your business can continually improve together, learners will review reward structures, CPD, training and development to ensure high performance in business.
Marketing and sales planning
Learners will analyse how markets, customers, competitors and products can come together in a cohesive plan.
Quantitative skills
On successful completion of this module, learners will have knowledge of numeric exercises and will understand their use within the context of the business.
ATHE Level 4 and 5 Extended Diploma in Management

To complete the ATHE Level 4 and 5 Extended Diploma in Management, it will take 16 months.

Level 4: 
8 Months
Level 5: 
8 Months

Entry to Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management

No work experience needed

Two reference letters

If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you will be able to study at a degree level English, e.g., IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550/213 or LIBT-EPT

As an online learner, you’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email.

Entry to Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

No work experience needed

Two reference letters

If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you will be able to study at a degree level English, e.g., IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550/213 or LIBT-EPT

As an online learner, you’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email.

Level 4 qualification

Both Level 4 & 5

£2360

(£1600 during the tuition waiver)

Payment Terms
Pay in Full: £1600
4 Installments: £400 every 2 months (additional bank charges of £20 per installment apply)
8 Installment: £200 every month (additional bank charges of £20 per installment apply)

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in the cost of my programme?

All course material, including online modules and written assignments

Personal tutor support with online sessions

Dedicated student support

Access to an online community learning forum

Assignment marking and feedback

Am I eligible to for this programme?

You are eligible if you meet our stipulated entry requirements.

Which degree options are available for Top-up?

There is no interview process. You will have to fill out a short application form to make sure you meet the criteria.

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