ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management

Catapult Your Leadership Potential with the Prestigious ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma


The ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management is a testament to your expertise in vital management areas, including Finance, HR, Marketing, and Personal Development. Developed in 2016 with input from UK universities, this qualification equips you for a diverse range of career opportunities. It also provides a gateway to an MBA top-up at various universities in the UK and overseas.

Career Opportunities

Chart Your Path in Strategic Management Upon successful completion of the Level 7 Extended Diploma in Strategic Management, you’ll be prepared to excel in various management roles, including:
  • Management in Key Areas: Master management principles in Finance, HR, Marketing, and Personal Development.
  • MBA Progression: Our programme offers access to MBA top-up programmes at our university partners. Discover your options at

Program Learning Outcomes

What You’ll Achieve

The Level 7 Extended Diploma empowers you with advanced management knowledge and practical skills. By the end of the programme, you’ll have achieved:

  • Proficiency in essential management areas, including Finance, HR, Marketing, and Personal Development.
  • Strategic planning and research capabilities.
  • Strong understanding of organisational behavior.
  • Personal development for leadership and strategic management.
  • Eligibility for MBA top-up programmes and a multitude of career pathways.

Be able to use a variety of methodological tools to analyse interpersonal, intercultural, and rhetorical discourse that structures everyday interactions in both our public and private lives.

Demonstrate an understanding of the possibilities, problems, and history of discourse and deliberation in democracy and will be prepared to use their knowledge to work for a just and more humane world.


Modules Credits
Strategic Planning 15
Finance for Strategic Managers 15
Research for Strategic Development 15
Organisational Behaviour 15
Personal Development for Leadership and Strategic Management 15

Why Trent?

Qualified Teachers: Our teachers hold recognised and relevant teaching and assessment qualifications and are experienced in teaching the subject to adults. They will find out about your individual needs and make sure that you are able to get the best out of the course.

Individual Focus: At Trent Education Centre, we believe in the power of individual attention. Our teaching and support staff will assess your needs and monitor your development throughout the course.  We will provide you with extra support if needed. We won’t treat you like a face in the crowd, but an individual with unique learning needs and interests.

Path to Progression: Our qualifications open doors to MBA top-up programmes and various management roles.

Flexible Learning: With multiple optional pathways and graded Pass, Merit, or Distinction, you can tailor your learning experience to match your career aspirations.

Comprehensive Curriculum: The Level 7 Extended Diploma consists of 1,200 learning hours, typically studied over an academic year, ensuring a profound understanding of the subject matter.

Multiple Delivery Modes: Choose from classroom, distance, or blended learning options to suit your needs.

Join us at Trent Education Centre and embark on a transformative journey in strategic management with the ATHE Level 7 Extended Diploma. We provide the education, guidance, and support you need to excel in this dynamic field.

Do you have more questions?

Contact us

Trent Education Centre,
2.3 Clarendon Park,


Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help with the rest. Our convenient online application tool only takes 10 minutes to complete.

After you submit your application, an admissions representative will contact you and will help you to complete the process.

We will let you know if your application is successful.  If it is, you can enrol into the course and start studying.


Are you ready to take the next step toward your future career?