Level 7 Management Qualifications

ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management

Please note that these qualifications will only be available for registrations until 31st March 2017 and that 31 March 2019 will be the last date for certification.

The ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management provides much of the underpinning knowledge and understanding for the National Occupational Standards in Management and Leadership and is also recognised by a variety of UK universities for progression to their MBA top-up.

Learners must complete 5 mandatory units worth 85 credits in total and a further 3 or 4 optional units totalling 120 credits to achieve the ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management.

Units within this qualification
Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Organisational Behaviour 7 15 60
Global Business Strategy 7 15 60
Strategic Resource Management 7 15 60
Finance for Strategic Managers 7 15 60
Research for Senior Managers 7 25 60
Optional
Human Resource Management 6 15 60
Project Management 6 15 60
Programme Leadership 7 10 40
Economics for Business 6 15 60
Risk Management 6 10 40
Strategic Marketing 6 15 60
Corporate Communication Strategies 7 10 30
Manage Continuous Organisational Improvement 7 15 60
Sustainable Business Strategy 7 10 40
Strategic Planning 7 15 45
Managing Quality and Service Delivery 6 10 40
Personal Leadership and Management Development 6 10 40
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University Progression Routes


ATHE Level 7 Certificates in Strategic Management


ATHE provides five Level 7 Certificates ranging in size from 15 to 30 credit 
offering learners flexibility to choose from management units such as Finance for Strategic Managers, Research for Senior Managers, Strategic Management and many more.

Please see the individual Certificates below with further information on credit details and included units.

Units within these qualifications
Title Level Credit GLH
ATHE Level 7 Certificate in Finance for Strategic Managers
Finance for Strategic Managers 7 15 60
ATHE Level 7 Certificate in Research for Senior Managers
Research for Senior Managers 7 25 60
ATHE Level 7 Certificate in Developing Organisational Vision and Strategic Direction
Developing Organisational Vision and Srategic Direction 7 15 60
ATHE Level 7 Certificate in Manage Continuous Organisational Improvement
Manage Continuous Organisational Improvement 7 15 60
ATHE Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management 7 30 120
Learners must complete two of the four units to achieve 30 credits.
Organisational Behaviour 7 15 60
Global Business Strategy 7 15 60
Strategic Resource Management 7 15 60
Finance for Strategic Managers 7 15 60

ATHE Level 7 Awards in Strategic Management

ATHE Level 7 Awards in Strategic Management

At only 10 credits in size, the Level 7 Awards in Strategic Management are suitable for anyone who is looking to accumulate credit at the convenience of their own pace.

Please see the awards below with further information on units and guidance on learning hours for each award.

Units within these qualifications
Title Level Credit GLH
ATHE Level 7 Award in Programme Leadership
Programme Leadership 7 10 40
ATHE Level 7 Award in Sustainable Business Strategy
Sustainable Business Strategy 7 10 40

Difference between Diploma, Certificate and Award...

All qualifications on the RQF have an assigned credit value which reflects the size of the qualification. Qualifications that are 12 credits or less are called, "Awards", those that are 13 to 36 credits are "Certificates" and any qualification that is 37 credits or more is called a "Diploma".