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ATHE EDUCATION

ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Management

The ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Management is a 120 credit size qualification and is the equivalent level to the 3rd year of a degree. This qualification combines six mandatory units totalling 75 credits including Leadership and Management, Human Resource Management and Strategic Marketing; and a further 3 or 4 optional units totalling 120 credits to achieve the ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Management (QCF).

Units within this qualification


Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Leadership and Management 6 15 40
Research Project 6 10 40
Human Resource Management 6 15 60
Strategic Marketing 6 15 60
Personal Leadership and Management Development 6 10 40
Financial Decision Making for Managers 6 10 40
Optional
Project Management 6 15 60
Programme Leadership 7 10 40
Economics for Business 6 15 60
Risk Management 6 10 40
Corporate Communication Strategies 7 10 30
Sustainable Business Strategy 7 10 40
Strategic Planning 7 15 45
Managing Quality and Service Delivery 6 10 40
Leading Organisational Equality and Diversity 6 10 40
Managing Stakeholder Engagement 6 10 40

ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management

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 (QCF).

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

Healthcare Management

ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Healthcare Management

Whilst the core skills and concepts of management are still very much applicable for a manager in the healthcare industry, there are also some specific areas where managers transferring from other industries may struggle. This qualification considers and addresses these areas, strengthening the learners skill set for a manager position.The ATHE level 6 qualifications in Healthcare management include one 120 credit Diploma and two Certificates, however ATHE also provides Awards in subjects such as Finance in the Public Sector, along with others which are listed amongst the management qualifications and are also relevant to working in the healthcare industry.

Units within this qualification

Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
International Healthcare Policy 6 15 60
Managing Quality and Service Delivery 6 10 40
Leadership and Management 6 15 60
Research Project 6 10 40
Personal Leadership and Management Development 6 10 40
Choose one from the following:
Managing Finance in the Public Sector 6 10 40
Financial Decision Making for Managers 6 10 40
Optional
Human Resource Management 6 15 60
Project Management 6 15 60
Programme Leadership 7 10 40
Risk Management 6 10 40
Manage Sustainability in an Organisation 5 15 60
Strategic Planning 7 15 45
Managing Stakeholder Engagement 6 10 40
Leading Organisational Equality and Diversity 6 10 40

Business and Administrative Management

ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management

The Level 6 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management is a 120 credit size qualification that outlines how organisations plan their activities at a strategic level, how they implement these plans, how they ensure the smooth running of the organisation, and how this maximises competitive advantage.
The core content of this qualification is for those entering a strategic level of management with a key emphasis on making that progression from an undergraduate to a graduate mentality, including an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a senior manager.

Units within this qualification

Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Strategic Management 6 20 80
The Dynamics of Leadership 6 20 80
Management Information Systems for Business 6 20 80
Advanced Finance for Decision Makers 6 20 80
Optional
Marketing Management in Business 6 20 80
Customer Focus for Strategic Advantage 6 20 80
Leadership Skills 6 20 80
Managing Risk in Business 6 20 80

Travel and Tourism Management

ATHE Travel and Tourism Management Qualifications have been developed for learners wishing to develop the core knowledge and competencies required of a manager in the Tourism industry, however there is also the opportunity to gain specialist knowledge in areas such as Resort Management and Tour Operations.Once learners have completed the level 5 Extended Diploma they will be eligible to apply for the final year of a bachelor degree as well as ready to go straight into employment, with practical skills and knowledge they can apply immediately. ATHE encourages centres to combine the study of ATHE qualifications with a work placement relevant to the unit the learners are studying. All assignments must still be assessed in accordance with the guidelines set out in the

ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management

Change is a distinctive characteristic of the Healthcare Sector and it is the strategic managers who should be the first to respond to, and support positive transformation.The ATHE level 7 Qualifications in Healthcare Management provide strategic management skills for those planning to, or working in the healthcare sector both internationally and in the UK, including additional units that are specifically targeted at those working in the public sector.Skills that meet the changing environment of healthcare are the vision and research skills as well as the ability to manage continuous organisational improvement included in the ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management.

Units within this qualification

Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Research for Senior Managers 7 25 60
Managing Finance in the Public Sector 6 10 40
International Healthcare Policy 6 15 60
Manage Continuous Organisational Improvement 7 15 60
Developing Organisational Vision and Strategic Direction 7 15 60
Organisational Behaviour 7 15 60
Optional
Human Resource Management 6 15 60
Project Management 6 15 60
Programme Leadership 7 10 40
Strategic Resource Management 7 15 60
Risk Management 6 10 40
Managing Stakeholder Engagement 6 10 40
Corporate Communication Strategies 7 10 30
Leading Organisational Equality and Diversity 6 10 40
Sustainable Business Strategy 7 10 40
Managing Quality and Service Delivery 6 10 40

ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management

The Level 6 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management is a 120 credit size qualification that outlines how organisations plan their activities at a strategic level, how they implement these plans, how they ensure the smooth running of the organisation, and how this maximises competitive advantage.
The core content of this qualification is for those entering a strategic level of management with a key emphasis on making that progression from an undergraduate to a graduate mentality, including an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a senior manager.

Units within this qualification

Title Level Credit GLH
Mandatory
Strategic Management 6 20 80
The Dynamics of Leadership 6 20 80
Management Information Systems for Business 6 20 80
Advanced Finance for Decision Makers 6 20 80
Optional
Marketing Management in Business 6 20 80
Customer Focus for Strategic Advantage 6 20 80
Leadership Skills 6 20 80
Managing Risk in Business 6 20 80