Level 7 Diploma in HealthCare Management


The Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management course is to develop learners understanding of policy and management theory. It helps in your practice in healthcare and provides learners with an opportunity to solve with the challenges faced. Further it will provide vital knowledge.  It enhances the ability to work as an effective manager in the social care industry. Moreover, it combines both theoretical and practical knowledge for instance; the qualification will also develop and further enhance knowledge and skills especially in areas of leading change & effective performance. In addition, you get better skills of planning and accountability as it increases your development and team leadership qualities. Above all, learners will be able to work in a variety of roles within Health Care administration or management.

Why should I choose this Diploma?


Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management has been designed for learners who wish to develop the skills and knowledge required for roles in high-level management. They have also been developed with progression in mind out and unable learners/s to continue to a range of MSc degrees.

Key Points

Level Diploma – Level 7
 Credits 120
Mode of Study Online Learning

Hybrid Learning (Blended)

Duration 8 -12 Months,
Assessments Assignment only (No Exam)
Fees £3,250, (Online)

£ 6,250 (Hybrid or Blended)

Payment Plan Available
Intakes Flexible

Learning Outcomes

  • The ability to read and use appropriate literature with a full and critical understanding the ability to think independently and solve problems
  • Applying subject knowledge and understanding to address familiar and unfamiliar problems
  • Recognising the moral and ethical issues of health and social care practice and research; appreciating the need for ethical standards and professional codes of conduct
  • An appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of health and social care service provision
  • Capacity to give a clear and accurate account of a subject, in a mature way and engage in debate and dialogue both with specialists and non-specialists.
  • To develop transferable skills and knowledge which will enable individuals to meet changing
  • To motivate individuals to progress to further professional development through future study or as part of their chosen career

Career Direction

  • Adult nurse.
  • Care home manager.
  • Care worker.
  • Children’s nurse.
  • Health promotion / education specialist.
  • Health service manager.
  • Learning disability nurse.
  • Mental health nurse.

Further Education

Successful completion of Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their further study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to an MSc Top-up programme with advanced standing.

University routes for progression


This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body ATHE

Entry Requirements

We accept candidates who have achieved a wide range of credentials, including any post-16 qualification in the UK. Functional, Vocational, and other essential skills are recognised and taken from all around the world. Please get in touch with us to discuss the specific requirements for your country.

If you do not meet the entry requirements as mentioned above, please contact us to find out other possible entry routes.


Learners are required to complete 8 units to achieve the 120 credits required to gain the Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare management


        Units Title                                                    
Mandatory Units
Organisational Behaviour
Managing Finance in the Public Sector
International Healthcare Policy
Manage Continuous Organisational Improvement
Developing Organisational Vision and Strategic Direction
Research for Senior Managers
Strategic Resource Management
Corporate Communications Strategies

* These modules are core and must be passed to achieve the award


Assessment is by completing assignments and meeting the criteria for each of the modules. These assignments are meant to demonstrate your achievement of learning objectives. All units within this qualification are internally assessed via exams and jobs, which the awarding organisation externally verifies.

The assignments submitted by learners must achieve the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by the assessment criteria for the unit. Learners can make pass, merit or distinction grade depending on the quality of assignments and questions attempted. To achieve a merit or distinction grade, the learners must demonstrate that they have met all the criteria set for these grades.

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