Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership , MBA Advance Entry
Qualification Number: Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management: 603/0630/0
The Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership has been created to develop and reward the business managers of today and the future, and to continue to bring recognition and professionalism to the management sectors. The Level 7 programme will require Learners to critically evaluate, challenge and synthesise a wide range of current management tools, techniques and models. The emphasis placed on current management concepts and models is on those that are relevant to the 21st century business environment and context and goes beyond the normal examination of Anglo American management models.
At level 7, the emphasis is also placed on the ability to adapt management concepts, tools and techniques to align with organisational culture and apply critical reflective thinking.The qualification scope covers all the primary business functions and how these are interrelated and integrated. The mandatory units provide a holistic study of core organisational issues that are relevant to strategic decision making, planning and enabling the organisation to achieve its strategic aims and objectives.
The Diploma is accredited at the postgraduate Level 7. The programme has a total equivalence of 120 credits. Completing the Diploma allows access to a dissertation at one of our University partners for a related master’s degree.
The programme itself is made up of 8 interactive modules and 8 written assignments, with approximately 40 guided learning hours per module. All modules have an additional 30-50 learning hours of optional materials that comprise of recommended exercises, recommended readings, Internet resources, and self-testing exercises. You will also have access to 24/7 support, tutoring, and a variety of other support mechanisms.
In this program you shall receive the support you need to successfully complete your study and progress to your final.year top up to obtain your Bachelor Degree from one of the top UK University partners.
Our support includes;
- Live zoom tution sessions with expert international tutors.
- Coaching sessions to help you complete your Assigemts.
- One to one mentoring - available on request and by arrangement with our support team.
- Dedicated student support by answering all your questions within 48 hous.
- Assignment marking and feedback.
- Recorded sessions and webinars.
- Interactive learning content with quizzes and self assessment.
Virtual class is a cloud-based service facilitated by Liverpool Colleges whereby learners study by participating in interactive, real-time online tutoring which is an extension of the conventional classroom approach. The virtual sessions are held on weekends and there are 3- 5 sessions fper unit, followed up with an assignment coaching sessions. Assignment coaching sessions are sessions conducted by lecturers to support the students in writing the assignment.
Distance Learning Self-Study
Distance Learning is an approach by which learners learn at their own pace by utilizing the resources availed to them via Liverpool Colleges dedicated Learning Management System (LMS) BRIDGE. For self-study distance learning students, 1:1 tutor support is provided as an addition when needed.
Development as a Strategic Manager
The unit aims to support organisational and self-awareness in learners. It provides a foundation for a self-critical and reflective approach to personal development to support the learner when operating at a strategic level.
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.
Manage Team Performance to Support Strategy
The unit will explore how team performance can be evaluated and optimised to realise strategic objectives.
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.
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.
Finance for Managers
This unit is geared towards supporting learners in understanding and using financial information and data. This unit is important to learners as it supports decision making.
The unit will explore the strategic aims and objectives of an organisation and their significance in setting direction, and identifying success and progress for the organisation. The unit will also explore where different strategic options may lead the organisation to change its direction.
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.
You are eligible if you meet our stipulated entry requirements.
Entry to Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership
- A first degree in business, management or related subject
- Other equivalent international degree qualifications
- If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you will be able to study at a extended diploma level English, e.g. IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550/213 or LIBT-EPT
- Work experience of 10 years and above, along with two reference letters
You’ll also need a suitable computer with internet connection, together with sufficient IT competence to make effective use of word processing, internet and email
Will there be an interview?
There is no interview process. You will have to fill out a consultation request to make sure you meet the criteria.
Total Programme Fee
For information on fees for this course, please contact one of our advisors on email@example.com.
Students can make payment using one of the following methods:
- Credit or debit card
- Bank transfer
- Interest free monthly instalments
- Western Union
Total Fee £3900
Flexible monthly payment plan
Reserve a seat £400
Refundable in the event of not being able to fulfill the minimum program requirements.
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On completion of this course students have the opportunity to complete an MBA programme from a range of UK universities. The top up programme can be studied online or on campus. The MBA top up comprises the final 60 credits which consists of either a dissertation or a dissertation and one module.
Students may top-up on campus or by distance learning.
Students can apply to any university offering the MBA top up, the following universities run Top Up programmes:
1- University of Gloucestershire
Postgraduate Top up to MBA Business Administration – £2,500 without tutor support/ £3,500 with tutor support
2- Anglia Ruskin University
MBA (Top-Up) – £3,700
3- Buckinghamshire New University
International MBA Top-up – £3,500
4- University of Chichester
MBA Top Up- £3750
5- University of Bolton
MBA Top-up – £3,500
Master of Business Administration Top Up
6- University of Sunderland – On Campus
Postgraduate Top up to MBA – £5,145
7- Northampton University
Top up to MBA– £3500
MA in Human Resource Management Top up – £2200
MSc in Accounting and finance Top up – £3800
Executive Master of Business Administration Top-Up MBA – £3510
Upon successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Strategic Management and final year of an accredited postgraduate degree programme, learners will have the skills to execute a professional managerial role in marketing, accounting, business consultancy, and more.
A business management diploma and MBA develops key cognitive skills such as critical thinking, analysis, evaluation, and writing while also establishing presentation and numeracy skills to enhance knowledge and experience. These skills are critical in helping you advance your career.