Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 (Fast Track mode)
About this course
Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 (Fast Track mode) – Pathway to MSc in Project Management
This Diploma in Project Management at level 7 (fast track mode) qualification (accredited by Othm, UK) is designed to meet the needs of senior managers responsible for projects and provide a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental topics needed to manage business projects within a complex and ever-changing environment
This fast track Diploma in Project Management at Level 7 qualification will develop a deeper understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of project, programme and portfolio management and facilitate the essential skills and competences necessary to plan, monitor, control and deliver successful projects, programmes and portfolios.
This course help you to progress to:
Program Overview: Diploma in Project Management - Level 7 (Fast Track mode)
Key Highlights of the fast track Diploma in Project Management - Level 7 qualification are:
Learners completing the Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 in fast track mode can progress to:
- A University partner to complete a dissertation to then receive a full master’s degree, or
- Level 8 qualifications, or
- Directly into employment in an associated profession
We offer exemptions for learners to progress to a number of universities to complete a Master’s Degree after completing their fast track Level 7 Diploma in Project Management. This generally requires completion of a Dissertation only.
The pathways are an indication of a learner’s progress towards a university degree and are based on the university’s review of the learning programmes and outcomes.
Successful completion of the fast track Level 7 Diploma in Project Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards a relevant master top-up programme with advanced standing at many universities in the UK and overseas.
As our Othm accredited qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) and Qualifications Wales, learners are also eligible to progress to a Top-Up Degree, Master’s programme, or MBA at many universities in UK and Overseas with advanced standing.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Entry Requirement?
Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 (Fast Track)
This fast track Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 qualifications has been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression. Learners will be expected to hold the following:
- Undergraduate Degree or an equivalent Level 6 Qualification.
The degree can be in any subject, although we may give preference to learners with knowledge of relevant areas include business studies, economics, events management, and operations research. However, learners with qualifications in other disciplines, such as engineering, IT, environmental sciences, the humanities and languages are also encouraged to apply.
- Alternative professional qualifications with at least three years’ relevant professional experience will also be considered.
The qualification is offered in English.
English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency. For more information visit English Language Expectations page.
What are the Course Modules?
The Level 7 Diploma in Project Management qualification consists of 5 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits:
- Planning, Controlling and Leading a Project (30 credits)
- Procurement Risk and Contract Management (30 credits)
- Advanced Project and Logistics Management (20 credits)
- Operations and Information Management for Project Managers (20 credits)
- Advanced Research Methods (20 credits)
Workshops and Webinars
There would be Live Webinars which would be spread across the duration of the course.
If for any reason you are not able to attend the live sessions, you will have the option to go through the Recordings at a later date as per your convenience.
What is Level 7 qualification Equivalent to?
This fast track Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 qualifications at RQF Level 7 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to:
- Master’s Degrees,
- Integrated Master’s Degrees,
- Postgraduate Diplomas,
- Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and
- Postgraduate Certificates
How is Assessment done for fast track Diploma in Project Management - Level 7?
- Assessment is done via submission of Assignments
- There are no written exams
Is the Diploma in Project Management - Level 7 Accredited?
Yes, the Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 (fast track mode) is accredited by Othm, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation)
Can the course fee be paid in instalments?
Yes, the course fee for fast track Diploma in Project Management – Level 7 can be paid in Instalment in equivalent local currency.
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