ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management (Teach Out)

level 4 - extended diploma in management curriculum

By: ASAS School

November 6, 2014


Program Introduction

The ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management is a 60 credit size qualification. The core content of this qualification is for those entering a role in management, with content focusing on business environment, communication skills and resource management, including an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a manager.

Opportunities exist in management roles with employers in the private, public and voluntary sectors such as in marketing, HR, customer service, finance, operations, administration, PR & communication.

What ATHE qualifications provide for learners

  • Continuous assessment so that learners complete their studies progressively without the need for final examinations.
  • Internationally recognised qualifications which are on the Regulated Qualifications Framework for England, Wales and Northern Ireland and aligned to other international frameworks worldwide.
  • Increased opportunities for employee mobility
  • All ATHE qualifications have progression routes to degrees at ATHE University partners.


Progression Path

Please click here for the ATHE Academic Pathway.




Academic Requirements

  • Minimum 17 years old
  • ’A’ Level credits or equivalent;
  • or WSQ Level 4 Qualifications;
  • or Diploma from a Private Education Institution;
  • or 12 Years of formal education in home country;
  • or Mature Students (minimum 30 years old with 8 years of working experience)


Language Requirements

  • Language proficiency:
    • GCE O Level English C6 and above
    • or minimum IELTS 5.5
    • or PTEA 45

For mature students, the language proficiency will be assessed by the school on a case-by-case basis


Course Commencement Dates

Please click here for the list of dates.


Structure and Duration

  • 4 Modules
  • 6 to 12 months, Part-time
  • 2 evenings per week, 6:45pm – 9:45pm
  • Full-time study is not available


Assessment Methods

  • Assignments (80%)
  • Exam (20%)

Direct assessment is based on written assignment includes Essays, Case Studies, Critical Reviews and Research Papers.

The exam is held within 1 to 4 weeks after the last lesson.


Delivery Method

Classroom based.


Graduation Requirements

  • Attained 60 credit-point qualification by completing all the prescribed certificate modules.
  • Achieve a Pass grade for each module.
  • Students will be conferred ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management upon completion, awarded by Awards for Training and Higher Education (ATHE), United Kingdom.


Course Fees

Kindly refer to the Payment of Fees page


Teaching Staff & Student-Teacher ratio

For complete list and profile of our lecturers, please click here

Average Teacher-Student ratio is 1:49.


Further Studies



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Program Subjects

Students must complete 3 Core and 1 Elective Module.


Student Contract

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Course Plan

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