Do you want to take the next step on your career path?
Are you looking for a new learning challenge?
Looking for a qualification that is Internationally recognised which will take you to the next level in your career?
Well now is your chance – Study in your home country for a UK qualification.
With the Pearson Level 7 Qualification in Strategic Management & Leadership.
This Pre-Masters course is designed to build on the key business concepts studied at Degree level, in order to understand how business decisions are made at a Strategic level. These modules are in alignment with the majority of the topics covered by Business MBAs and MScs that UK universities offer and make an excellent stepping stone to a full British Masters Degree. The course is delivered by highly qualified practitioners and managers from both business and academic backgrounds.
PROGRESSION & CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Many students graduating from this strategic management and leadership qualification will find themselves well equipped for a leadership role in the service sector, industry career or commercial post or entry to MBA and Masters programmes.
A Pearson Edexcel Level 7 Diploma is internationally recognised as an executive and senior management professional qualification.
PEARSON Edexcel Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (Blended Learning)
This Pearson Level 7 Diploma is a postgraduate level professional qualification. The Award, Certificate, Diploma and Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership have been accredited onto the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).
The diploma and extended diploma require students to complete three mandatory units and further optional units from an extensive list of topics.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS All students should come to us with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent or relevant management/supervisory experience. English Language Level IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. A desire to become a strategic leader or senior manager or to progress to a UK university MBA, Masters programme.
- Developing Strategic Management and Leadership Skills
- Professional Development for Strategic Managers
- Strategic Change Management
- Developing Corporate Culture
- Leading E-strategy
- Strategic Marketing Management
- Strategic Human Resource Management
- Managing Financial Principles and Technique
- Project Development and Implementation for Strategic Managers
- Research Methods for Strategic Managers
- Strategic Quality and Systems Management
Students successfully completing the course will receive a Pearson Edexcel
Higher National Certificate (HNC) or Diploma (HND) in Business.
Progression leads to
- University MBA Top up Programme or Masters degree
- Employment in a range of careers
- Promotion opportunities
- Many students graduating from this qualification will find themselves well equipped for a leadership role in the service sector, an industry career or a commercial post.
Blended learning is a mixture of face to face teaching, online or virtual lectures and online learning.
All courses have 2 intensive one week programmes where students study in a classroom with a teacher and other students. Students will study academic writing skills and study techniques to ensure they have the skills they will need to successfully complete their course. These intensive residential week courses are normally delivered in the UK (may be available in Poland subject to group size).
The main course is delivered is by a series of Virtual lectures. A Virtual lecture is delivered by a teacher over the internet directly to the student or group of students. Assignments are set by the teacher during the lectures. Students will attend 3 x lectures via Skype or similar and 3 x Assignment tutorials via Skype or similar per unit. Students complete their assignments and submit them to a set deadline.
Students will have access to a range of online resources including research materials, video lectures and assignment support materials, whilst being fully supported by their teacher whenever they need their help or guidance.
Step 1: Students applying for funding from a National or Regional Agency must first submit an online application to the Agency. Application must include course title, name of training deliverer and intended course start date.
Step 2: Student submits application for the course to OLC (Europe) Ltd together with evidence of entry requirements.
Step 3: OLC (Europe) Ltd will process your application, this may include a Skype interview. Successful applicants will be issued with
- an Offer Letter detailing the name of your course, the course fee due and the course start date.
- a pro forma invoice in £’s (GBP)
Step 4: Student arranges to make payment of course fees to OLC (Europe) Ltd. Details of how to pay will be found on the invoice. Students taking advantage of National or Regional Agency funding will need to submit the proforma invoice to the Agency for payment. The Agency will transfer the course fee directly to the training provider.
Step 5: On receiving full payment of course fees, OLC (Europe) Ltd will issue a Letter of Acceptance to study.
Step 6: You will be enrolled on your course and your learning journey will begin!!
Terms & Conditions
All applicants are required to provide evidence of qualifications to demonstrate they fulfill course entry requirements.
All course applications are processed and administered by OLC (Europe) Ltd and acceptance to the course may only be issued by them.
Full payment of course fees must be received before enrollment on course.
Students are required to demonstrate satisfactory level of English language competence before being allowed admittance to the course.
British European Education Partnership and OLC (Europe) are not associated to National or Regional Agencies and have no responsibility for administration or payment of the loans or funding.
Our Strategic Leadership & Management Blended Learning Programme is delivered by Organisational Learning Centre (OLC (Europe) Ltd). Founder members of the British European Education Partnership, OLC (Europe) Ltd is a private college based in Bolton, Manchester and London UK specialising in the delivery of Higher National Diploma’s (HNC/HND) and Masters Level programmes in various forms of Business & Management. Established over 20 years ago, OLC (Europe) Ltd is assessed by QAA the UK government quality inspectorate for higher education and accredited by the British Accreditation Council as an independent higher education institute.
Our programme is a unique blend of face to face teaching, online or virtual lectures and online learning including intensive study weeks in the UK where students study in a classroom with a teacher and other students. Students have access to a large range of online resources including research materials, video lectures and support materials all under the guidance of our expert team of educational professionals.
If you would like to speak to someone about joining the course or discuss applying for the loan, you can get in touch using our contact form below or by telephone on 41 2745528 mobile 602 330 235 during office hours.
Here are some useful and most frequently asked questions about our course. If you want to know more about our Blended Learning HND course, you can get in touch using the contact form below and one of our team will contact you.
When will my course start?
There are 3 entry points to the course each year. You can join the course in April September or January. Each semester is 12 weeks in duration.
How long will my course last?
The course is delivered over 1 academic year.
If I leave the course early before completing, will I get a refund?
Course fees are non-refundable. Refunds are only considered in the following circumstances:
- If course ceases
- Incorrect application of fees
- Exceptional Circumstances at the discretion of the college.
Due to European fraud & money laundering legislation, any refunds issued must be returned to the payee only and may be subject to administration charges.
*If you have taken out a Loan from a National or Regional Agency remember you will still be liable for the loan and will need to repay it in full.
How long can I expect to study each week?
The minimum number of Guided learning hours (GLH) is 15 hours a week, therefore you should expect be logged into the online learning platform for a minimum of 15 hours each week. Our blended learning courses allow you to study at a time that suits you so you don’t have to study at a certain time. In addition students are expected to study additionally approximately 15 hours per week to research and work on assignments.
What language will I study in?
How will I learn?
This course is delivered by Blended Learning. Blended learning is a mixture of face to face teaching, online or virtual lectures and online learning.
How many on line lectures will I have each week?
Students will attend 3 x lectures via Skype or similar and 3 x Assignment tutorials via Skype or similar per unit. There is typically one lecture every weeks per subject.
A typical lecture will last for 1 hour.
How will I be enrolled onto the course and get access to the course?
How will I get access to on line materials?
Will I get a login to an online system?
Who will teach me?
How will I communicate with my teacher/tutor?
Will there be an exam?
How is my course assessed?
How many assignments will I have?
The Award in Strategic Management and Leadership has 8 units, most of which are assessed with 1 assignment.
When will I have to hand in my assignments?
How will I submit my assignments?
How will I know if I have passed my assignment?
- Refer – This means you will need to re work your assignment and resubmit.
When is the residential in the UK?
What will happen if I am not able to attend the UK intensive residential?
How long is the UK residential?
You will be invited to take part in an intensive residential sessions in the UK. The intensive session is 1 week in duration.
What is included in the residential?
The course is normally held in Manchester, UK in August and includes a series of cultural visits and sightseeing excursions. Refreshments are available throughout the day during study periods.
The cost of traveling to and staying in the UK is the responsibility of the student. OLC will arrange airport transfers on your arrival in the UK providing you notify us of your arrival details.
NB: Flights, accommodation and meals are not included in the course fee so you will need to plan accordingly. The cost of a typical flight from Warsaw to Manchester is £60 – £130 with accommodation in Manchester ranging from between £200 to £500 per week dependant on type of accommodation you choose.
When will I receive my qualification and certificate?
Is the qualification recognised in my country?
The Pearson Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is Internationally recognised as an
executive and senior management professional qualification and can be used anywhere in Europe or around the world.
When will I graduate?
You will graduate from Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership when you receive your certificate. Blended Learning students will be invited to the OLC Graduation Ceremony held in the UK usually in July.
What can I do next with my qualification?
The Pearson Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is Internationally recognised and provide credits for entry onto a Masters Degree or University MBA top up course either in the UK or anywhere in the world.
- Promotion opportunities
- Employment in a range of careers
- Many students graduating from this strategic management and leadership qualification will find themselves well equipped for a leadership role in the service sector, an industry career or a commercial post
- MBA University Top up
If you would like to find out more about this course we would love to hear from you!
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