This online MBA programme is a Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management which provides 120 credits of the 180 credits required to achieve a complete MBA. The remaining 60 credits are made up of a dissertation that can be submitted and defended in person or via video to Schellhammer Business School. Alternatively, students can also gain the remaining 60 credits via a top-up MBA at a UK University.
The programme itself is made up of 30 interactive modules and 8 written assignments. The online learning platform offers 30-50 guided learning hours including videos, recommended exercises and readings, online resources, and self-testing exercises for each module. On average a student usually spends around 15 hours per module and completes the course in 8-12 months.
To enrol onto the Level 7 programme, you must be either a) a university graduate who is over 22 years old, or b) a non-university graduate over 24-year-old, and with at least five years of managerial experience.
Qualities of Effective Leadership
Developing Interpersonal Skills
Motivating and Influencing People
Creativity and Problem Solving
Studying and Using Management Theories
The External Operating Environment of Business
Culture and Ethics
Governance and Directorships
Analysing the Competition
Customers and their Needs
Strategic Human Resource Management
Recruiting and CPD
Measuring and Rewarding Performance
Interpreting Business Accounts
Tools of Financial Analysis
Managing Cash and Working Capital
Exercises in Quantitative Techniques
Impact of Technology on Business
Innovation and R&D
Implementing and Managing Quality Systems
Strategic Planning Tools
Strategic and Systems Management
The Business Plan
Developing High-Performance Teams
Strategies for growth
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