ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate degree in Business and Management, which can either be completed at a UK university on campus or via distance learning.

The Level 4 modules and assignments of this course are equivalent to the first year of a University Degreeand the Level 5 modules and assignments are equivalent to the second year of a University Degree.

This course is made up of 10 Level 4 modules (120 credits) and 10 level 5 modules (120 credits), each level also includes 8 written assignments. If a student decides to only study at Level 4 they will receive 120 credits and can apply for an exemption from the first year of a university Degree course.

Each module consists of approximately 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours of optional learning material. These materials comprise recommended exercises, recommended readings and internet resources.

Awarding Body

United Kingdom


6-9 Month
(See duration section)

Start Date

All Year Around

Study Mode

Distance Learning

The Entrepreneurial Manager
What is an Entrepreneur? Examine the skills and qualities of entrepreneurship.

Organisation Structures
Why are organisations structured in the way they are? What determines the optimum structure and how does it differ between organisations? In this module, learners will look at the numerous models and theories that make up organisational structure.

Practical Accounting Analysis
Learners will complete exercises in accounts throughout this module to understand what they are telling us and the actions that analysis can precipitate.

Business Planning and Goal Setting
What is the business trying to achieve? What will it do? How will it do it? This module focuses on the creation of clear goals and clear plans to achieve a clear objective.

Politics and Business
Impact of politics on business and how it may help or hinder business. This module will educate learners on economic impact, exports and government support.

Business Law
Explore the statutory responsibilities of managers as learners look into the legalities of business and business executives.

Managing in Today’s World
Business in the modern world. This module focuses on governance and equality as a means to do right in business.

Performance Management
Understanding how your people and your business can continually improve together, learners will review reward structures, CPD, training and development to ensure high performance in business.

Marketing and Sales Planning
Learners will analyse how markets, customers, competitors and products can come together in a cohesive plan.

Quantitative Skills
On successful completion of this module, learners will have knowledge of numeric exercises and will understand their use within the context of the business.

ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

To complete the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management, it will take 6-9 months.

Entry to ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

  • To enrol in a Level 5 course, you must complete ATHE Level 4.
Total Programme Fee

ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma – $975

The enrollment for the programmes happens all year around. Please see the following enrollment schedule.

  • 13th November, 2017
  • 11th December, 2017
  • 8th January, 2018
  • 12th February, 2018
  • 12th March, 2018
  • 9th April, 2018
  • 14th May, 2018
  • 11th June, 2018
  • 16th July, 2018
  • 13th August, 2018
  • 10th September, 2018
  • 8th October, 2018
  • 12th November, 2018
  • 10th December, 2018

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