ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management (Study in Hong Kong)

ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management (Online Study)

Equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree giving the student 120 credits on completion. It is also a starting point for students embarking on a career in business

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Mode of Study

Online study 


8 – 10 months


10 modules

Assessment method

All Assigments

Start Date

January, April, July and October

Programme Structure

Developing personal skills
Develop a range of personal skills vital to the world of business. Concentrating on communication, leadership and decision making techniques.

Financial management and control
In this module, learners will compare and contrast some examples of good and bad financial decision making and the impact on the business. 

The business environment
Explore issues outside of the business that may affect the business and its operations. Looking into economics, international dimensions, nature and competition.

The marketing mix
Exploring and using the marketing mix as part of the business planning process.

Strategic HRM
This module looks at employees and people as a business most valuable asset. Recruit the best, reward the best and retain the best.

Effective communication
Communication is the key to effective operations and working effectively with others. Throughout this module, learners will grasp a range of communication techniques used for a variety of commercial purposes.

Managing ethically
Explore the various theories and models of management and their different contexts.

Fundamentals of accounting
on completion of this module, learners will understand accounts and how they can be used to give insight into the health of the organisation. 

Culture and the organisation
What is meant by culture? Why is it important? How does it differ between organisations?

Customers and customer service
This module looks at customers as the fulcrum of any business.

Entry Requirement

1. High school graduation and age 18 above or