The Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership (QCF) is aimed at aspiring managers and leaders as well as current leaders seeking to develop their skills. All students will cover the main units; developing strategic plans, designing business processes, managing strategic change, leadership and management skills. There are a range of optional units.
At LCAM develop your leadership and management skills and transform your career.
Sample Topic: Strategic business positioning.
To achieve this qualification, learners must complete a minimum of 53 credits: 22 credits from the Mandatory Group and a minimum of 23 credits from Optional Group A. A maximum of 8 credits can come from Optional Group B.
|M||1||Contribute to the development of a strategic plan||5||5||31|
|M||2||Design business processes||5||5||23|
|M||3||Manage strategic change||5||7||25|
|M||4||Provide leadership and management||4||5||28|
Optional Units Group A
|A||5||Establish business risk management processes||5||5||29|
|A||6||Promote equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion||5||5||26|
|A||7||Develop and manage collaborative relationships with other organisations||5||5||28|
|A||8||Optimise the use of technology||5||6||29|
|A||9||Manage product and/or service development||5||5||23|
|A||10||Develop and maintain professional networks||4||3||15|
|A||11||Develop and implement an operational plan||4||5||24|
|A||12||Encourage learning and development||4||3||16|
|A||13||Discipline and grievance management||4||3||26|
|A||14||Develop working relationships with stakeholders||4||4||20|
|A||15||Manage a tendering process||4||4||21|
|A||16||Manage physical resources||4||4||26|
|A||17||Manage the impact of work activities on the environment||4||4||30|
|A||18||Prepare for and support quality audits||4||3||17|
|A||19||Conduct quality audits||4||3||21|
|A||20||Manage a budget||4||4||26|
|A||21||Manage a project||4||7||38|
|A||22||Manage business risk||4||6||27|
|A||23||Manage knowledge in an organisation||4||5||34|
|A||24||Recruitment, selection and induction practice||4||6||33|
|A||25||Manage redundancy and redeployment||4||6||39|
|A||26||Lead the development of a knowledge management strategy||7||7||33|
|A||27||Lead the development of a quality strategy||7||4||20|
|A||28||Lead the development of a continuous improvement strategy||7||5||28|
|A||29||Manage strategic marketing activities||5||7||28|
Optional Units Group B
|B||30||Manage Health and Safety in own area of responsibility||4||5||15|
|B||31||Contribute to the design and development of an information system||4||5||23|
|B||32||Manage information systems||4||6||30|
|B||34||Manage customer service operations||4||7||23|
|B||35||Review the quality of customer service||4||4||20|
|B||36||Developing sales proposals||4||5||30|
|B||37||Prioritising information for sales planning||4||3||20|
Start Date: Flexible
Length of Course: The maximum time that you may take to complete your course is 9 months.
This is a 100% distance learning course so it’s your choice. Study at home, at work, on the beach or on the go.
Online tutorials, videos, elearning materials, activities, projects, one-to-one support and more to equip you with the knowledge and skills that you will need to pass the course.
You will create a portfolio of evidence.
You do not need to have specific qualifications to do this course.
We do recommend that you have a:
- good command of English (written and spoken)
- general understanding of business and management practices
You need to be computer literate and have:
- access to a computer (a tablet or smart phone may also be used and will require an app to be installed)
- access to the internet
You may also need occasional access to a printer.
Visit prospects.ac.uk for further information.
Jobs directly related to your course could include:
- Actuarial analyst
- Business analyst
- Chartered management accountant
- Corporate investment banker
- Data analyst
- Forensic accountant
- Insurance underwriter
- Management consultant
- Operational researcher
- Product manager
- Project manager
- Risk manager
- Social media manager
- Sustainability consultant
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