Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership

Course Description

Overview

The objective of the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification is 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.

Description

The Qualifications will develop the Learner’s ability to:

    • apply analytical and evaluative techniques and to enhance those skills;
    • investigate issues and opportunities;
    • develop their awareness and appreciation of managerial, organisational and environmental issues;
    • use management techniques and practices in imaginative ways;
    • make use of relevant information from different sources;
    • develop and encourage problem solving and creativity to tackle problems and challenges;
    • exercise judgement, own and take responsibility for decisions and actions; and
    • develop the ability to recognise and reflect on personal learning and improve their personal, social and other transferable skills

Entry Requirements

    • An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or equivalent
    • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience
    • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course
    • English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.

Module Structure

    • Strategic Management
    • Strategic Leadership
    • Strategic Human Resource Management
    • Advanced Business Research Methods

Progression

Successful completion of Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. Learners are eligible to progress to an MBA top-up with advanced standing.