This Undergraduate Level 4/5 “Extended Diploma in Management” is a 240-credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Business and Management.
As Level 4 modules and assignments (120 credits) are equivalent to the first year of a University Degree whilst the Level 5 modules and assignments (120 credits) are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree you have the choice to complete either year 2 and/or 3 on campus at Schellhammer Business School or at a UK university. A variety of distance learning options are also available.
Each module consists of approximately 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.
Students must first enroll in Level 4 and be at least 18 years old, have a full high school education. Before enrolling onto the Level 5 course, you must have attained a Level 4 or equivalent.
Level 4 Modules
- Developing Personal Skills
- Effective Communication
- The Business Environment
- The Marketing Mix
- Strategic HRM
- Managing Ethically
- Culture and the Organisation
- Customers and Customer Service
- Fundamentals of Accounting
- Financial Management and Control
Level 5 Modules
- The Entrepreneurial Manager
- Organization Structures
- Practical Accounting Analysis
- Business Planning and Goal Setting
- Politics and Business
- Business Law
- Managing in Today’s World
- Performance Management
- Marketing and Sales Planning
- Quantitative Skills
The Level 4/5 has 10 modules and 8 written assignments for each level. On completion of the modules, students will be given access to the assignments of approximately 5,000-8,000 words each.