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Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management

Level 6 Diploma In Health And Social Care Management

The objective of the OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualification is to equip learners with the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills required for a career in the health and social care sector at a managerial level. 

The programme enables learners to demonstrate their skills by producing evidence from their work activities, to meet national occupational standards. Learners will acquire care management skills in the Health and Social Care sector.

The Qualifications will develop the Learner’s ability to:

  • apply analytical and evaluative techniques and to enhance those skills;
  • investigate issues and opportunities;
  • develop their awareness and appreciation of managerial, organisational and environmental issues;
  • use management techniques and practices in imaginative ways;
  • make use of relevant information from different sources;
  • develop and encourage problem solving and creativity to tackle problems and challenges;
  • exercise judgement, own and take responsibility for decisions and actions; and
  • develop the ability to recognise and reflect on personal learning and improve their personal, social and other transferable skills

The programme is available in 2 duration modes:

6 Month

9 Month

The programme is available in 2 delivery modes:

  • Online
  • In class

For entry of Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualification, learners must possess:

  • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 5 diploma or equivalent overseas qualification as recognised by UK NARIC
  • Mature learners (over 21) with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)
  • Learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course

The OTHM Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management consists of 8 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits, 1200 hours Total Qualification Time (TQT) and 500 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) for the completed qualification.

Unit Ref. Ref. Unit title Credit GLH TQT
A/507/9476 Personal and Professional Development 10 40 100
D/507/9471 Managing Quality in Health and Social Care 15 60 150
 

H/507/9469

Principles of Health and Social Care Management 15 60 150
 

H/507/9472

Health and Safety in Health and Social Care Workplaces 15 60 150
 

K/507/9473

Financial Decision Making for Healthcare Managers 15 60 150
 

M/507/9474

Human Resource Management in Health and Social Care 15 60 150
 

Y/507/9470

Leadership and Management for Health and Social Care 15 60 150
D/507/9468 Research Methods for Healthcare Professionals 20 100 200

Successful completion of Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualification provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions including progression to relevant OTHM Level 7 Diplomas. The Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management has been developed with career progression and professional recognition in mind. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Master’s degree programmes. For more information visit University Progressions page.

Assessment is via assignment submission

This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body (Othm)

Single Payment

Registration fees

 Monthly Payment breakdown

Admininstration charges.

Intial Deposit     ( including registration)

6 Monthly instalments

£ 1250

£ 180

 

£ 50

£ 230

£ 180