Business and Management

ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management

The ATHE Level 3 Diploma in Business and Management is a 120-credit Ofqual regulated qualification and is the equivalent level to two A Level's or Access to HE qualification. It has been designed for learners who wish to progress to a business or management degree and may not have the traditional entry qualifications usually required.

At a glance:

  • Graded with Pass, Merit and Distinction
  • Advanced learner loans available in the UK – See the latest Qualifications catalogue
  • Progression to a bachelor degree at a range of university partners –www.athe.co.uk/progression
  • 120 learning hours, usually studied up to an academic year
  • Designed with support from universities
  • Can be delivered in the classroom, by distance or by blended learning.

Units

Learners must complete all 6 mandatory units named below. To see the contents of each unit you can view the Qualification Specification.

  • Managing Business Operations
  • Maximising Resources to Achieve Business Success
  • The Business Environment
  • Managing People in Organisations
  • Working in Teams
  • Effective Business Communication

Progression Routes

Learners who complete this qualification can progress to study a variety of bachelor’s degrees at a university such as one of our partner universities. For information on ATHE university top-ups please see www.athe.co.uk/progression

Entry Criteria

Age: 16 +
Entry profile:

  • 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above
  • other related level 2 subjects
  • other equivalent international qualifications

Further Reading