Course title :  Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care  |  Credits :  120  |  Course code :  L4-EDMHSC-ATHE
The Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care is a 120 credit size qualification and is the equivalent level to the 1st year of a Bachelor’s degree. Learners will take 3 mandatory units totalling 45 credits and a further 5 to 9 optional units to make a total of 120 credits.

Description

This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop knowledge, skills and understanding across a range of essential management subjects with a focus on the healthcare context.

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?

This qualification is designed for learners who are seeking to progress to higher education to take a Bachelor’s degree course in an area of management within the healthcare sector.

Career path

Learners who complete this qualification can progress to the Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care which provides entry to the third year of a variety of Bachelor’s Degrees at a higher education institution.

Duration

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

    • 6 months
    • 9 months
Entry Requirements

In order to apply you should have either:

    • This qualification is designed for learners who are typically aged 18 and above OR;
    • A GCE Advanced level profile with achievement in 2 or more subjects supported by 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above OR other related level 3 subjects OR other equivalent international qualifications
Course Content
    Mandatory Units
    - Health and Social Care in Context
    - Communication Skills for Health and Social Care Management
    - People in Organisations

    Optional Units
    - Corporate Social Responsibility
    - Resource Management
    - Management of Activity Provision
    - Administrative Services
    - Planning a Work Based Team Project
    - Safeguarding Children and Young People
    - Finance For Managers
    - Safeguarding Adults
    - Manage Sustainability in an Organisation
    - Working with Multi-disciplinary Teams
    - Planning a New Business Venture
    - Empowering Users of Health and Social Care Services
    - Health and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace
    - Employability Skills
    - Personal and Professional Development
    - Contemporary Issues in Health and Social Care
    - Study Skills
    - Management of Health and Social Care Provision
    - Equality and Diversity in Health and Social Care
Assessment

Assessment is via assignment submission

Fee Structure

The fee for the programme is as follows:

    • 6 months - Accelerated mode @ GBP £1250
    • 9 months - Standard mode @ GBP £950
Fee payment plans

The programme offers following fee payment plans:

    6 months programme
    • Payment option (a): GBP £416 x 3 monthly instalments
    • Payment option (b): GBP £1187.50 x 1 instalment

    9 months programme
    • Payment option (c): GBP £190 x 5 monthly instalments
    • Payment option (d): GBP £475 x 2 quarterly instalments
    • Payment option (e): GBP £902.50 x 1 instalment
Accreditation

The qualification is delivered by London School of International Business (LSIB) and it is awarded by ATHE, 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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