Overview

The Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership programme is designed for managers who have the authority and personal inspiration to translate organisational strategy into effective operational performance. The qualification requires managers to build on their strategic management and leadership skills and to focus on the requirements of implementing the organisation’s strategy.

 

The Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership has been developed to produce graduates with skills to understand the business environment in which they operate and to align good strategic decision making to maintain their organisations competitive advantage. To achieve this learners learn through an integrated approach of theory and practice using real-time activities. Successful completion of this diploma will enable learners to build on their strategic management and leadership skills and to focus on the requirements of implementing the organisation’s strategy.

 

Awarding body: OTHM

UK Students

Programme Credits UK Equivalency Fee Duration
Diploma in Strategic  Management & Leadership (QCF) –Level 6 120 UK Masters £5050 8 months

International Students

Programme Credits UK Equivalency Fee Duration
Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership(QCF) –Level 6 120 UK Masters £6000 8 months

Learner must fulfil at least one of the following criteria to be allowed entry to the qualification:

  • Possession of an honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience

English requirements:

  • Minimum C grade or equivalent in English or proof of English proficiency; OR
  • minimum of CEFR (The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) level B2 from a recognised English test provider; OR

IELTS level 5.5 in each component

Learners need to complete all 4 mandatory units and any 4 from optional units that provide a combined total of 120 credits:

Unit Ref. No. Mandatory Units Credit
D/507/2617 Professional Development and Communication Skills 15
T/507/8228 Strategic Management 15
D/507/2620 Strategic Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour 15
H/507/2621 Advanced Business Research Methods 15
Optional Units – Choose any Four
H/507/2618 Strategic Financial Management 15
K/507/2622 Supply Chain and Operations Management 15
M/507/2623 Enterprise and Entrepreneurship 15
T/507/2624 Business Law, Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility 15
A/507/2625 Strategic Change Management 15
F/507/2626 Strategic Marketing 15
J/507/2627 Globalisation & Marketing Strategy 15

Passing the Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership enables learners to:

  • progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study
  • consider the entry progression arrangement with a number of UK universities that acknowledges the ability of learners after studying Level 7 qualifications accredited by OTHM into Masters or Masters Top-Up programmes

For International Students:

Imperial College Britannia works with an experienced panel of tutors, who teach students through the online delivery method. Students are provided access to Moodle through which they can easily access their resources and course material anytime they want. Students are emailed a reminder before the online class begins and are sent an interactive link through which they can easily attend a virtual class with live interactivity and sharing of slides and other course material.

For UK Students:

Students within the UK can easily attend our classes based in Manchester. However, they also have the option to study online and opt for a blended learning delivery mode.