Course title :  Level 3 + Level 4 + Level 5 + Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management  |  Credits :  420  |  Course code :  L3L4L5L6-DHSCM-OTHM
The diploma includes Level 3, Level 4, Level 5 and Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management. It gives you 420 total credits (120 credit for each level). The Level 3 qualification improves subject knowledge and study skills, and prepare learners for undergraduate course at UK universities whereas Level 4, 5, & 6 are considered equivalent Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3 of a bachelors degree . Learners must complete all the mandatory units totalling 420 credits.

Description

The objective of the qualification is to equip learners with the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills required for a career in the health and social care sector at a managerial level. The programme enables learners to demonstrate their skills by producing evidence from their work activities, to meet national occupational standards. Learners will acquire care management skills in the Health and Social Care sector.

Why Online ?

  • Cost effective - Typically UK diploma starts from GBP £3000 per annum, but with online study, you can enjoy saving more than 60% on your educational investment.
  • Practical Content - The coursework is immediately applicable to the careers, and you can earn long-term gains including increase in salary and promotions
  • Study anytime, anywhere - You don't have to attend a College campus, so you can study from anywhere in the world. The online delivery enables you to download the lecture notes, submit assignments wherever you are.
  • Assessments - Assessment is via assignment submission

Who is this course for?

Career path

Successful completion of qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to relevant Level 7 Diplomas. The programme has been developed with career progression and professional recognition in mind. As this qualification is approved and regulated by OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Master’s degree programmes.

Duration

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

    • Fast-Track: 20 months
    • Standard mode: 24 months
Entry Requirements

In order to apply you should have either:

    • Learners must possess
      ● Qualifications at Level 2 and/or; Level 3 Diploma in H&SC or;
      ● level 3 qualification in another discipline and want to develop their careers in health and social care. OR;
Course Content
    Stage 1: Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (60 credits)
    Mandatory units:
    - An introduction to Health and Social Care
    - Communication for Health and Social Care
    - Promoting Health in the Population
    - Person-Centered Care
    Optional units:
    - Understanding Diabetes Care
    - Understanding Stroke Care
    - Understanding Dementia Care

    Stage 2: Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management (120 credits)
    - Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Professional Development in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Effective Communication in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Health and Safety in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Assessment Processes for Effective Health and Social Care Delivery (20 credits)
    - Managing Resources in Health and Social Care (20 credits)

    Stage 3: Level 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management (120 credits)
    - Partnership Working in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Safeguarding and Protecting Vulnerable Individuals (20 credits)
    - Health Improvement and Promotion of Well-being (20 credits)
    - Leading Teams in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    - Providing Professional Supervision for Staff (20 credits)
    - Research in Health and Social Care (20 credits)

    Stage 4: Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management (120 credits)
    - Personal and Professional Development (10 credits)
    - Managing Quality in Health and Social Care (15 credits)
    - Principles of Health and Social Care Management (15 credits)
    - Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Workplaces (15 credits)
    - Financial Decision Making for Healthcare Managers (15 credits)
    - Human Resource Management in Health and Social Care (15 credits)
    - Leadership and Management for Health and Social Care (15 credits)
    - Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals (20 credits)
Assessment

Assessment is via assignment submission

Fee Structure

The fee for the programme is as follows:

    • Fast-Track: 20 months - Accelerated mode @ GBP £3800
    • Standard mode: 24 months - Standard mode @ GBP £2800
Fee payment plans

The programme offers following fee payment plans:

    6 months programme● Payment option (a): GBP £253 x 15 monthly instalments
    ● Payment option (b): GBP £950 x 4 quarterly instalments
    ● Payment option (c): GBP £1276 x 3 half instalments
    ● Payment option (d): GBP £3610 x 1 instalment (We offer 5% bursary on total fee for students opting to pay in full)
    9 months programme● Payment option (a): GBP £156 x 18 monthly instalments
    ● Payment option (b): GBP £467 x 6 quarterly instalments
    ● Payment option (c): GBP £700 x 4 half instalments
    ● Payment option (d): GBP £2660 x 1 instalment (We offer 5% bursary on total fee for students opting to pay in full)
Accreditation

The qualification is delivered by London School of International Business (LSIB) and it is awarded by OTHM, an Ofqual-regulated Awarding Body. All of the qualifications are listed on the Ofqual register.

How to apply?

Simply follow the 2 steps given below to apply:
1. Fill application form on-line at https://www.healthcarecourses.org.uk/enrolment-form/start.html
2. Pay application fee of GBP £10
(This can be paid online using credit or debit card)

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