Leadership and Management Pearson Level 4 Higher Technical Qualification - City of Wolverhampton College

Leadership and Management Pearson Level 4 Higher Technical Qualification

Leadership and Management Pearson Level 4 Higher Technical Qualification

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Leadership and Management Pearson Level 4 Higher Technical Qualification

If you want to move into a management role, this higher technical qualification (HTQ) will give you a solid understanding of the concepts of leadership and management and enable you to gain skills and qualities pertinent to key areas of the business you work in.

HTQs were introduced in 2023 and are a great option if you're looking to gain more technical knowledge in your chosen field and are developed by employers to be career-focussed, focus on practical and technical skills, and are flexible and adaptable so that you can fit studying around other commitments.

You will broaden your knowledge of the principles of leadership, management practices and team dynamics and gain the relevant skills required for management roles such as critical thinking and efficient planning needed to meet employers' demands.

You will acquire extensive business knowledge intertwined with practical skills developed through research, independent study, directed study, and workplace scenarios, and further develop your communication, teamwork, research and analysing skills.

To access this course you are required to have:

  • Four GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English and maths (or Functional Skills)

You will also be required to attend an interview with a member of the college's admissions team to determine your suitability for the course.

Throughout the course you will study the following modules:

  • The contemporary business environment
  • Marketing Processes and Planning
  • Management of Human Resources
  • Leadership and Management
  • Accounting principles
  • Managing a successful business project
  • Operational Planning and Management
  • Digital business in practice

Throughout the course you will gain skills in:

  • Problem-solving
  • Self-management and analysis
  • Motivating, negotiating and working collaboratively
  • Using business tools
  • Strategic planning
  • Presenting financial information
  • Managing change

Throughout the programme you will be assessed in the following ways:

  • Assessments at the end of each module
  • Business-relates tasks
  • Report-writing
  • Presentations
  • Project work
  • Case studies

Successful completion of the qualification will enable you to progress to:

  • Leadership and Management Level 5 Higher National Diploma
  • Leadership or management position within a company

We have excellent feedback from former students, many of whom have gone on to management positions in banks and building societies, accountants, lawyers or estate agents, as well as entrepreneurs, teachers, lecturers, or business managers.

The college was graded Good by Ofsted in January 2023 with a number of strengths highlighted including high achievement and the cultivation of academic, practical, and technical knowledge essential for further study or successful entry into the workforce.


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