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OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (Online)

OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (Online)

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Study mode

Online

Duration

1 year

Start date

JUL-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Professional Diploma

Subject areas

Policy / Strategic Planning Leadership

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

About this course

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification aims to develop strategic management and leadership skills for managers who have the authority and personal attributes to translate organisational strategy into effective operational performance. This qualification reflects current practice in Strategic Management and Leadership and allows learners to develop and expand their high-level understanding of strategic management and leadership in the workplace. This qualification is suitable for mature learners with a background in academic study or industry. The qualification has a clear work-related emphasis on practical skills development alongside theoretical fundamentals.

Successful completion of the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification will equip learners with the key skills and capabilities to become an effective strategic manager. The qualification also allows learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards an MBA with advanced standing.

Equivalences

OTHM qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to Master’s Degrees, Integrated Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and Postgraduate Certificates.

Duration and delivery

The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning. The qualification is delivered at Brit College through online flexible learning.

Assessment and verification

There are no examinations, learners are required to submit an assignment for assessment for each course unit.

All units within this qualification are internally assessed by the College and externally verified by OTHM. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.

To achieve a ‘pass’ for a unit, learners must provide evidence to demonstrate that they have fulfilled all the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by all assessment criteria. Judgement that the learners have successfully fulfilled the assessment criteria is made by the Assessor.

The Assessor should provide an audit trail showing how the judgement of the learners’ overall achievement has been arrived at.

Progressions

Successful completion of OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or join Master of Business Administration (MBA) (top-up) which is validated and awarded by University of Chichester and delivered by OTHM. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are also eligible to progress to an MBA top-up with advanced standing with many universities in the UK and overseas.

Modules

Strategic Management (20 Credits) - Core
Strategic Leadership (20 Credits) - Core
Strategic Human Resource Management (20 Credits) - Core
Advanced Business Research Methods (20 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

The tuition fee for 2020/21 is: £1200 (eg). Please use this fees for reference, there may be slight increase in 2022/23 fees.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

The tuition fee for 2020/21 is: £1200 (eg). Please use this fees for reference, there may be slight increase in 2022/23 fees.

Entry requirements

For entry onto the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification, learners must possess: An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification; Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme); Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course.