ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma Health and Social Care

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Methodology Online
Duration 9 Months
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The ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care is a 120 credit size qualification and is the equivalent level to the 2nd year of a degree. Learners must complete the 4 mandatory units totalling 60 credits and a further 4- optional units to make a total of 120 credits to achieve the Extended Diploma.

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Early bird discount: 10% discount on the price, if fees is paid in full at the start of the course


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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

Change is part of the nature of the health and social care sector, managers must be prepared to facilitate and often instigate change where necessary. This qualification is designed for managers entering a more senior position and being exposed to new types of information and decisions.

· Who is it intended for?

1. Professional working in the Health and Social Care sector and looking to progress to a supervisor or manager level should take this qualification. 2. Professional who are looking to start their own business or working within the health and social care sector 3. Learners looking to progress to a higher education institution to take a Bachelor's degree in an area of management within the Healthcare Sector

· Requirements

These qualifications are designed for learners from aged 19 and above. However, ATHE does not specify any entry requirements. Centres are required to ensure that learners who undertake these qualifications have the necessary skills to undertake the learning and assessment.

· Qualification

Awards for Training and Higher Education (ATHE)

· What marks this course apart?

1. Our new qualifications in Management for Health and Social Care at Level 5 have been developed to conform to the requirements of the RQF, to meet the requirements of the Healthcare sector. 2. These qualifications provide generic management skills for those planning to or working in a management role together with sector specific specialist units. The qualifications deliver the skills and knowledge that meet the needs of managers on a domestic and international Healthcare platform.

· What happens after requesting information?

1. UK Versity Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) team will email the course flyer along with brief details on the teaching and delivery. 2. You can expect to speak to one of our specialist from this area and they can assess your eligibility and application for this course.


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What you'll learn on the course

Communication Skills
Health and Social Care
Care Management
Social care
Research Project
Professional development
Health Care
Business Venture

Teachers and trainers (1)

Gulshan Firdous
Gulshan Firdous
Health and Social Care Tutor

M.A. Education, University of Bolton Bachelor of Education, AIO University Masters in Science, Botany Bachelors of Science (Botany, Zoology, Applied Psychology),

Course programme

Mandatory units

· Health and Social Care in Context

· Communication Skills for Health and Social Care Management

· People in Organisations

· Research Project

Optional units

· Finance For Managers

· Manage Sustainability in an Organisation

· Personal and Professional Development

· Corporate Social Responsibility

· Planning a New Business Venture

· Management of Health and Social Care Provision

Academic Requirements

· A certificate in healthcare management studies or business management

· an equivalent professional qualification from a recognised institution.

· Mature students with a minimum of two years relevant work experience may be considered.