Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership

Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is a vocational qualification designed for individuals who want to develop their strategic management and leadership skills. It is aimed at individuals who are currently in senior management positions or who are aspiring to become senior managers. The Level 7 Diploma covers a range of topics, including strategic planning, organizational behavior, financial management, leadership, and human resource management. The course is designed to help students develop a deep understanding of strategic management and leadership and equip them with the skills required to lead organizations through complex business environments. Upon completion of the course, students may progress to further study or enter into employment in a wide range of business-related roles, including senior management, consultancy, and entrepreneurship. The qualification is widely recognized by employers in the UK and internationally and can be a valuable asset for individuals seeking to advance their careers. This diploma acts as a pathway qualification to gain advanced entry into MBA or Masters Degree from one of our Pathway Progression Partners.

Module 1: Manage Team Performance to Support Strategy.
The unit will explore how team performance can be evaluated and optimised to realise strategic objectives.
Module 2: Information Management and Strategic Decision Taking.
The unit will address the volume and complexity of data and information available to organisations and how to analyse, apply and determine its value in making strategic decisions.
Module 3: Leading a Strategic Management Project.
The unit will involve the Learner in formulating research and methodologies to support a strategic management project. They will be required to critically evaluate options and data sources prior to presenting project outcomes.
Module 4: Strategic Direction.
The unit will explore the strategic aims and objectives of an organisation and their significance in setting direction, identifying success and progress for the organisation. The unit will also explore where different strategic options may lead the organisation to change its direction.
Module 5: Strategic Planning.
This unit is about the value of the strategic planning process in formulating appropriate strategies and designing a plan that will be supported by stakeholders and other organisational leaders. The critical review of the plan and its success is also addressed in the unit.
Module 6: Finance for Managers.
Learners will further be introduced to, and encouraged to discuss, some of the management models, concepts and ideas that could be used to help them set departmental, project, team and their own objectives.
Module 7: Strategic Marketing
The unit will investigate underlying models, techniques and theories that underpin marketing and can contribute to strategic objectives. It will also provide learners with a critical understanding of the marketing function within complex organisations.

About the Course



TYPE: Vocational Related Qualification

Level: 4

Credit Equivalency: 120

Course Duration: 12 Months

Start Date: Every 2month

Study Mode: Distance Learning | Study Centre

Course Fees: Please get in touch with us to get the most up-to-date course fee for this programme

Study Method: The course is typically delivered through a combination of classroom-based learning, practical projects, and work placements. Students will be assessed through a variety of methods, including written assignments, presentations, and practical assessments.

Entry Requirements: Entry requirements may vary, but students are typically expected to have a Bachelors degree in a related subject preferably taught and delivered in english, or 3 years managerial work experience in a business environment. Your existing educational qualifications and work experience will be directly taken into account, allowing for module exemptions whenever possible. You are expected to have a recongised english certificate to demonstrate your english language proficiency in speaking, reading, writing and listening. Please make an enquiry below

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For further details and recommended reading please go to our guidance for learners published by our awarding body. This can be downloaded from our website

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