Course Overview

ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management is a 120 credit size qualification and is the equivalent level to the 1st year of a degree. The core content of this qualification is for those entering a role in management, with content focusing on business environment, communication skills and resource management, including an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a manager.


Learners must complete 4 mandatory units worth 60 credits in total and a further 4 or 5 optional units totalling 120 credits to achieve the ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management (RQF).


  • Business Environment
  • Resource Management
  • Communication Skills
  • People in Organisations


  • Planning a Work Based Team Project
  • Finance For Managers
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Personal and Professional Development

Entry Requirements

  • These qualifications are designed for learners from aged 19 and above.
  • A certificate in management studies or business management
  • An equivalent professional qualification from a recognised institution.
  • Mature students with a minimum of two years relevant work experience may be considered.
  • A minimum of CEFR B1 Level of English or Equivalent if English is not your native language

Fees – £995*

* The fees includes registration and assessment fees

Key Facts

Awarding Body : Awards for Training and Higher Education (ATHE)
Course Duration : 6-9 months
Method of study : Full Time
Qualification Level : 4

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