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Duration: 16-20 weeks
Credits : 120
Enrol: Anytime
Fees: £1500* (+20% VAT)
Short Study Visa Fees: £3500
*VAT applicable in UK

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How you’ll study
This course is studied 100% online.
Course Duration
Study this course over minimum 16 weeks.
Start dates
Start any day of the week. Onboarding happens within an hour.
Ofqual Approved
Approved by Ofqual in the UK and Globally recognised.
Comprehensive study material
Learning material includes recorded lectures, presentations, ebooks specific for each unit, case studies, articles, handouts, assignment brief.
There are no exams. Assessment via assignments on which feedback is given.
How the application process works

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Receive an offer letter and invoice for payment

Step 2

Registration and course induction. Start your studies

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By completing this qualification, learners will gain skills that enable them to work alongside other health and social care professionals to achieve organisational objectives. The ATHE level 5 Extended Diploma in Management for Health and Social Care is a 120-credit qualification on the Qualifications and Credit Framework making it the equivalent size and level of the second year of a degree.


Unit 1 Leading and managing health and social care
Unit 2 Responsibilities, values and behaviours in health and social care
Unit 3 Improvement and innovation in health and social care
Unit 4 Professional development and performance management in health and social care
Unit 5 Digital skills for leaders in health and social care
Unit 6 Leading and managing different adult social care service models
Unit 7 Care planning and assessment in social care settings
Unit 11 Operational planning in health and social care

Entry Requirements

Candidates must hold/meet one or more of the criteria on the list below:

• This course is designed for learners aged 19 and above.
• A certificate/ diploma in management studies or business management
• An equivalent professional qualification from a recognised institution.
• Mature students with a minimum of two years of relevant work experience may be considered.
• The provider will determine your English Language ability if English is not your native language.
• IELTS 5.5 or equivalent qualification is preferred but not essential.

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Upon successful completion of ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care qualification learners will be eligible to enter the Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care or take admission for a BSc Top –up Degree in any UK University.
For full list progression options please visit the progression page or call us 0161 2734745


The Diploma is issued by the ATHE-Awarding Organisation. UK Versity Online Limited ( Number 889) is an accredited and approved delivery center for ATHE qualifications.

Key Facts

Awarding Body: Awards for Training and Higher Education (ATHE)
Course Duration: 6-9 months
Method of study: Distance or Blended Learning / Full Time
Qualification Level : 5

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