CMI Level 6 Strategic Management and Leadership

Develop your advanced senior management skills, with this CMI Strategic Management Course with Sussex Business School, by online distance learning

Who is it for?

Equivalent to a Degree, this online strategic management course is designed for Middle Managers who are looking to make the move to Senior Management, focusing on improving your management capabilities through more effective decision making and strategic leadership.

How will I benefit?

  • Effectively improve the management skills, methods and processes you need to operate successfully at mid-management level
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of how Senior Managers offer clear, constructive leadership
  • Build your knowledge of how the culture of an organisation impacts on behaviours, strategy and performance
  • Demonstrate to current and prospective employers your capabilities, ambition and commitment to professional development
  • Use your Award, Certificate or Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership to progress onto higher levels of study

How will I be supported to learn?

  • Our online strategic management and leadership courses are self-study courses with dedicated support from CMI-approved tutors
  • All manager and strategy courses are delivered via Moodle and in collaboration with the CMI and Management Direct
  • All course materials are available online and can be accessed 24/7
  • Tutors are available by phone and the online learning system to provide support and assistance with assignments and study materials
  • Support Services are available by phone, email, social media, instant messenger to assist with any issues or concerns during your course

Qualification

  • You can choose to study the CMI Level 6 Strategic Management and Leadership course at Award, Certificate or Diploma Level
  • RQF Level 6 is regarded in academic terms as being equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours, a Bachelor’s Degree, a Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE), a Graduate Diploma and a Graduate Certificate
  • Our online leadership and management courses are accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
  • Nationally recognised: all credits earned are transferable to other university or college programmes within a similar discipline

Entry criteria

To study the CMI Level 6 Strategic Management and Leadership course you must be:

  • Aged 19 or over
  • Have 2 years or more work experience in a senior management role.

Start date

  • Every Tuesday and Thursday.

Course assessment

  • Completion of a written assignment per Unit (word count per assignment 3,000 to 3,500)
  • No examinations

Required study time

  • 8 to 10 weeks per Unit.

Timetable options

Option 1
Set timetable with fixed assignment submission dates.

or

Option 2
Flexible submission dates, within the fixed course duration.

Please note: if you choose option 2, the submission dates for your assignments are your choice, but you MUST complete all the assignments for the course by the given end date.

Course duration

  • Award – 8 to 10 weeks
  • Certificate – 16 to 20 weeks
  • Diploma – 48 to 60 weeks

Award levels for the CMI Level 6 Management and Leadership Course

- CMI Level 6 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership

The Award consists of 1 Unit and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 7 credits.

Course content: 1 Unit from the following:

  • Managing Organisational Culture (credit value 7)
  • Ethical Organisational Management (credit value 7)
  • Planning a Change Process (credit value 7)
  • Leading Equality and Diversity (credit value 7)
  • Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)
  • Organisation Structures (credit value 7)
  • Managing Ideas and Innovation (credit value 7)
  • Managerial Decision Making (credit value 7)

- CMI Level 6 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership

The Certificate consists of 2 Units and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 14 credits.

Course content: 2 Units from the following (credit value of 14 or more):

  • Managing Organisational Culture (credit value 7)
  • Ethical Organisational Management (credit value 7)
  • Planning a Change Process (credit value 7)
  • Leading Equality and Diversity (credit value 7)
  • Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)
  • Organisation Structures (credit value 7)
  • Managing Ideas and Innovation (credit value 7)
  • Managerial Decision Making (credit value 7)

- CMI Level 6 Diploma in Management and Leadership

The Diploma consists of 6 Units and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 41 credits.

Course content: 6 Units (credit value of 41 credits or more). Learners must complete: ALL Units in Group A and 1 Unit from Group B

Group A

  • Managing Organisational Culture (credit value 7)
  • Ethical Organisational Management (credit value 7)
  • Planning a Change Process (credit value 7)
  • Leading Equality and Diversity (credit value 7)
  • Personal Development as a Strategic Manager (credit value 6)

Group B

  • Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)
  • Organisation Structures (credit value 7)
  • Managing Ideas and Innovation (credit value 7)
  • Managerial Decision Making (credit value 7)
  • Strategic Leadership (credit value 7)

Download this course syllabus

Fees

Course fees cover study materials, personal tutor support, assessments and affiliate membership of the CMI until course completion.

Award in Strategic Management and Leadership – CMI Level 6 (1 Unit)

£200 GBP, plus CMI Registration Fee £136.80, or
Per Unit: £200, plus Registration Fee 136.80

Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership – CMI Level 6 (2 Units)

£400, plus CMI Registration Fee £202.80, or
Per Unit: £200, plus CMI Registration Fee £202.80

Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership – CMI Level 6 (6 Units)

£1200, plus CMI Registration Fee £241.20, or
Per Unit: £200, plus CMI Registration Fee £241.20

If you have chosen to pay per unit, the CMI Registration Fee is payable once at the start of the course.

Course Enrolment Options

Option 1

You can enrol and purchase unit (s) directly from this website by adding your chosen units from the units available below. Please complete the short application form before purchasing your unit (s) (course) and making payment (this is part of the purchase process). On completion of payment you will be automatically enrolled on your unit(s) course within Moodle (our course delivery platform).  We will contact you within 24 hours to confirm your enrolment and additional information such as tutor allocation.

Option 2

Please complete an online application form and we will contact you via email with 24 hours.

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Select your award level and units...

The Award consists of 1 Unit and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 7 credits.

Course content

1 Unit from the following:

Level 7 Managing Organisational Culture (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational culture, its impact on strategy, performance and the development of appropriate cultures; it also addresses national culture difference.

Level 6 Planning a Change Process (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about identifying opportunities for change, modelling the change process and managing the change to produce expected outcomes.

Level 6 Organisational Structures (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational structures, the system that support them and the impact on the organisation.

Level 6 Managing Ideas and Innovation (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about encouraging and supporting the identification and practical implementation of ideas and innovation across the organisation.

Level 6 Managerial Decision Making (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the challenges and skills of making managerial decisions that must be made in support of the organisational objectives, purpose and vision.

Level 6 Leading Equality and Diversity (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational commitment to equality and diversity, and its application and support throughout the organisation.

Level 6 Ethical Organisational Management (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the principles of organisational ethics, the effect on corporate social responsibility, and understanding organisational ethics in differing cultural values systems and ideologies.

Level 6 Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about developing managerial networks, capitalising on those networks by using data or information gained to inform the organisation’s plans.

The Certificate consists of 2 Units and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 14 credits.

Course content

2 Units from the following (credit value of 14 or more):

Level 6 Planning a Change Process (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about identifying opportunities for change, modelling the change process and managing the change to produce expected outcomes.

Level 6 Organisational Structures (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational structures, the system that support them and the impact on the organisation.

Level 6 Managing Organisational Culture (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational culture, its impact on strategy, performance and the development of appropriate cultures; it also addresses national culture difference.

Level 6 Managing Ideas and Innovation (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about encouraging and supporting the identification and practical implementation of ideas and innovation across the organisation.

Level 6 Managerial Decision Making (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the challenges and skills of making managerial decisions that must be made in support of the organisational objectives, purpose and vision.

Level 6 Leading Equality and Diversity (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational commitment to equality and diversity, and its application and support throughout the organisation.

Level 6 Ethical Organisational Management (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the principles of organisational ethics, the effect on corporate social responsibility, and understanding organisational ethics in differing cultural values systems and ideologies.

Level 6 Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about developing managerial networks, capitalising on those networks by using data or information gained to inform the organisation’s plans.

The Diploma consists of 6 Units and has a transferable credit value of a minimum of 41 credits.

Course content

6 Units (credit value of 41 credits or more). Learners must complete: ALL Units in Group A and 1 Unit from Group B

Group A

Level 6 Planning a Change Process (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about identifying opportunities for change, modelling the change process and managing the change to produce expected outcomes.

Level 6 Personal Development as a Strategic Manager (Credit Value 6)

£200.00

This unit is about the challenges and skills of making managerial decisions that must be made in support of the organisational objectives, purpose and vision.

Level 6 Managing Organisational Culture (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational culture, its impact on strategy, performance and the development of appropriate cultures; it also addresses national culture difference.

Level 6 Leading Equality and Diversity (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational commitment to equality and diversity, and its application and support throughout the organisation.

Level 6 Ethical Organisational Management (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the principles of organisational ethics, the effect on corporate social responsibility, and understanding organisational ethics in differing cultural values systems and ideologies.

Group B

Level 6 Strategic Leadership (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about understanding strategic leadership skills and strategies and the understanding of ethical and cultural issues within the organisation.

Level 6 Organisational Structures (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about organisational structures, the system that support them and the impact on the organisation.

Level 6 Managing Ideas and Innovation (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about encouraging and supporting the identification and practical implementation of ideas and innovation across the organisation.

Level 6 Managerial Decision Making (Credit Value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about the challenges and skills of making managerial decisions that must be made in support of the organisational objectives, purpose and vision.

Level 6 Developing and Managing Networks (credit value 7)

£200.00

This unit is about developing managerial networks, capitalising on those networks by using data or information gained to inform the organisation’s plans.

Any Questions?