Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is designed to equip learners with underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills for success in employment in the Health and Social Care sector at a management level. Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management allows learners to demonstrate their skills by producing evidence from their work activities, to meet national occupational standards. Learners will acquire care management skills in the Health and Social Care sector.
By the end of the qualification, learners will be able to:
- Understand current issues in the Health and Social Care.
- Understand how to effectively communicate with other Health and Social Care professionals.
- Effectively progress into a management position within the Health and Social Care industry.
- Understand how Health and Social care organisations use strategic marketing to improve the quality and provision of care.
- Understand how to and the impact of decision making from a manager’s viewpoint.
- Identify the principles of social work and human physiology.
- Identify a research topic that is applicable to a workplace setting.
- Understand and critique counselling tools and techniques in Health and Social Care.
Intake - Start Anytime after enrolment
Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is created through the merger of level 4, level 5 and level 6 diplomas. It is offered on minimum of 120 and maximum of 360 credit points.
Learners need to complete the following units:
Part 1: Diploma Level
Unit 01: Issues in Health and Social Care (30 Credits)
Unit 02: Communication Skills for Health and Social Care Practitioners (30 Credits)
Unit 03: Managing Care Principles (30 Credits)
Unit 04: Supervisory Role in Health and Social Care Practice (30 Credits)
EBMA Level 4 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is awarded on completion of Part 1 modules.
Part 2: Advanced Diploma Level
Unit 05: Strategic Marketing for Health Care Organisations (30 Credits)
Unit 06: Essential of Management in Health Sector (30 Credits)
Unit 07: Decision Making in Health Care (30 Credits)
Unit 08: Social Work in Mental Care: An Evidence-based Approach (30 Credits)
EBMA Level 5 Advanced Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is awarded on completion of Part 2 modules.
Part 3: Graduate Diploma Level
Unit 09: Management Control in Health and Social Care (24 Credits)
Unit 10: Principles of Social Work Practice (24 Credits)
Unit 11: Ethics and Values in Social Work Practice (24 Credits)
Unit 12: Counselling Skills and Theory in Health and Social Care (24 Credits)
Unit 13: Research in Health Sciences (24 Credits)
Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management (360 Credit points) is awarded on completion of Part 1, 2 and 3 modules. Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management (120 Credit points) is awarded on completion of Part 3 modules.
Additional Note:- Assessment Fees
Assessment fee for this entire course is £2400.
- You will pay full assessment fee with 20% discounts (£1920) or
- in 20 monthly instalment £120/month.
Who is this course for?
Anyone who is already working in health or social care organisation can join this course for career progression or personal and professional development. Learners who are seeking career change can also join this course course.
Learners must fulfil the following criteria to gain admission to EBMA programme:
- Level 3 Certificate in Health and Social Care Management from a recognised body OR
- Any qualification equivalent to one of the above.
If you are an overseas student studying in the UK, you must ensure that both you and the institute (study centre) meet the UK government criteria. Applicants applying from the outside of the UK must demonstrate the evidence of the equivalence of the qualification to a UK degree; Equivalence to be evaluated through National Recognition Information Centre for the United Kingdom (NARIC).
The EBMA Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management is widely accepted qualification in the United Kingdom for further education progression. Some universities are accepting the EBMA Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management in lieu of a first degree for the MSc in Health and Social Care Leadership programme.
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Christina moore asked:
can I do the level 3 along side this course
Yes, you can study Level 3 in Health and social care, that will build a solid foundation along with this course.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
how much would the monthly plan be for this course
We can offer you maximum 18 months equal monthly instalments to cover these tuition fees.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I have a level 5 qualification, is it possible to do just 1 year top up?
Yes, it is possible - you can study with us 120 credits Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Is the certificate recognised qualification as bachelor degree?
Yes it is recognised and equivalent to BA Hons degree, and it will lead you to study postgraduate qualification after course completion.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Christina moore asked:
I have an LLB (Hons) plus Level 4 diploma Advanced Psychology plus years of care experience can I do this course
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I've got level 2-3 in healthcare, DIP.LEVEL 5 IN LEADERSHIP IN HEALTH CARE & MANAGT,NQF Level 6 Business Admin & will there be a gradutaion ceremony?
You are eligible to study this course. It is most likely you may attend Graduation.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I have a level 5 QCF in health and social care management - can this be used as credits against this course?
Dear Sarah, Thank you for your message. After admissions, you can apply for credit transfer based on your Level 4 and Level 5 qualifications via our recognition of prior learning process.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Is this course accredited? Also is this course the same as a undergratuate degree (e.g BA Hons etc)
Yes, it is an accredited qualification awarded by EBMA with 360 credits including Level 4, Level 5 (Advanced Diploma) and Level 6 (Graduate Level). It is equivalent to Bachelor Honour degree.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I have a Certificate in higher education in health and social care can i do this course?
Dear Anita, Thank you for your message. Yes, you are entitled to enrol in this course based on your entry qualification. Please note that your qualification is at the higher level (we may offer you credit transfer to some modules) after your purchase from Reed and during your full enrolment with us.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How do you convince me that you have authority to award degree , diploma or certificate to students who complete a course ?
This qualification is issued by the Awarding body mentioned in the course description. We don't issue this qualification certificate/diploma or degree. We are only a delivery provider which delivers, marks assignments and issues results to successful students.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Sarah gyekye asked:
I have level 1, 2 and 3 I health and social care And years of experience as a senior support worker for rdash BUS could I do this course .
Yes, you are eligible to study 360 credits - Level 6 Graduate Diploma in Health and Social Care Management based on your existing qualifications and work experience.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How do I go about a payment plan for this course and also how can I pay for assessments and other aids for the course
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My daughter has a 2/1 degree in sport psychology and also a masters in the same . Can she go on this course
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I have a Bachelor of Commerce (University of South Africa) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Wales) - can I do this course.
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seema kang asked:
I have completed and have a certificate Level 3 Access Course. Am also currently working within a hospital environment. Can I apply for this course
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I have an NVQ2 in Health and social care Is the level 3 included with this course? Thank you
Level 3 is not included, however, we can offer you L3 in Health and Social Care in addition to this.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Can you pay for this course through a tuition fee loan
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please inform me of the t&c's
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I have NVQ Level 2 and Diploma in Health and Health Science, currently working as a Mental Health Care Assistant. Can l do this course
Hi, we have an open entry system for most of the courses including Health and Social Care. Anyone from any background can join the programme. So feel free to join this qualification.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Tracy Stowe asked:
How would this qualification enhance my foundation degree in health and social care !
Yes, it will enhance your foundation degree in health and social care management and will lead you to the postgraduate qualification level in the same area.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Would this course be acceptable towards a Masters in Nursing programme.
Yes, you may be able to get progressions to PgD / Postgraduate qualification in the relevant subject including H&S Management or an equivalent.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
I just want to know if having Bsc in masscommunication 3rd class in Nigeria and also working in the hospital as an HCA qualify me for this course.
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Would you accept student finance to pay for this fees.
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