ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management

The Level 4 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management is a 120 credit size qualification, equivalent in size and level to the first year of a bachelor’s degree and is part of a flexible suite of administrative management qualifications.

Learners must complete the eight mandatory units, worth 100 credits, and two optional units worth a minimum of 20 credits. 

Have to complete the eight mandatory units, worth 100 credits.
  1. Fundamentals of Administrative Management – 15 credits
  2. Administrative Systems – 10 credits
  3. Managing Operations – 15 credits
  4. Managing Quality – 10 credits
  5. Personal Effectiveness – 10 credits
  6. Managing People in Organisations – 15 credits
  7. Managing Information and Knowledge – 15 credits
  8. Finance for Administrative Managers – 10 credits
Choose two optional units worth a minimum of 20 credits.
  • Administration for Executive Assistants – 10 credits
  • Introduction to Islamic Finance – 10 credits
  • Managing Business Facilities – 10 credits
  • Management Accounting: Costing and Budgeting – 15 credits
  • Marketing Intelligence – 15 credits
  • The Internet and E-business – 15 credits
  • Business Events Management – 15 credits

ATHE Level 5 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management

The Level 5 Diploma in Business and Administrative Management is a 120 credit size qualification, equivalent in size and level to the second year of a bachelor’s degree.

At level 5, learners are expected to understand the more strategic aspects of business administration as well as governance structure and organisational context. Learners must achieve a minimum of 120 credits to achieve the qualification. They must complete the nine mandatory units, worth 100 credits and two optional units worth a minimum of 20 credits.

Have to complete the nine mandatory units, worth 100 credits.
  1. Operations Management – 15 credits
  2. Information for Strategic Decision Making – 10 credits
  3. Advanced Finance for Business Managers – 10 credits
  4. The Context of Corporate Governance – 10 credits
  5. Organisational Analysis and Change – 15 credits
  6. Human Resource Management – 10 credits
  7. Knowledge Management Strategy – 5 credits
  8. Leadership, Motivation and Group Dynamics – 10 credits
  9. Business Research – 15 credits
Choose two optional units worth a minimum of 20 credits.
  • Organisational Facilities Management – 10 credits
  • Islamic Finance – 10 credits
  • Financial Systems and Auditing – 15 credits
  • Small Business Enterprise – 15 credits
  • European Business – 15 credits
  • Business Ethics – 15 credits
  • Economics for Business – 15 credits

ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management

ATHE Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management provides a flexible route for learners who have already achieved management qualifications at a lower level as well as for learners who do not have business or management qualifications, but may have qualifications in other areas and/or prior management experience in the work place.

At level 7, learners must complete two mandatory units and an additional two optional units totalling 60 credits.

Choose two mandatory units.
  • Strategic Planning
  • Finance for Strategic Managers
  • Research for Strategic Development
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Personal Development for Leadership and Strategic Management
Choose two optional units.
  • International Business Environment
  • Developing Organisational Vision and Strategic Direction
  • International Finance
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Strategic Marketing
  • International Marketing
  • Corporate Communication Strategies
  • Strategic Human Resources Management
  • Managing Continuous Organisational Improvement