ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Healthcare Management


ATHE Level 6 Online Diploma in Healthcare Management is a 120-credit Ofqual-regulated qualification. This health care diploma is the equivalent level to the third year of a bachelor’s degree. This certification has been created for students who want to move on to higher education and enrol in healthcare management programmes. The goal of this qualification is to increase the learner’s management knowledge and essential management skills. Your career in the health industry can begin with this level 6 diploma in healthcare.

Delivery Methods

Learners Westfield College can access blended learning, online diploma experience, remote learning, and in-person learning, among other flexible delivery modalities. The study method can be chosen by the students as it suits them. Attend WFC College to take health courses. For online health care courses, we have the best resources.

ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Healthcare Management

Online, distance learning

Start dates and duration:
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Tuition fees and funding:
Total course cost is £10,250 split equally across the duration of your course (full and part-time).
For UK students: you can apply for a non-means-tested government master’s loan.

Entry requirements:
2:2 honours degree and above or equivalent – from a recognised institution.
English language: IELTS Level 6.5 or above with no element below 6.0 (or equivalent).

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Entry Requirements

For entry of ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Healthcare Management qualification, learners must possess:

  • Relevant NQF/QCF/RQF Level 5 diploma or equivalent overseas qualification as recognised by UK.
  • The learner must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the course.

Module Structure

A 120-credit diploma in healthcare management is offered by ATHE. Students must finish the six required units, totaling 70 credits. Either Financial Decision Making for Managers or Managing Finance in the Public Sector must be completed.

A further four or five units totalling a minimum of 50 credits from the list of optional units must be completed to achieve a minimum of 120 credits for Diploma 7,

Unit TitleLevelCredit
Mandatory units
International Healthcare Policy615
Managing Quality and Service Delivery610
Leadership and Management615
Research Project610
Personal Leadership and Management Development610
Choose one from the following:
Managing Finance in the Public Sector610
Financial Decision Making for Managers610

Optional units 

Learners must complete a further 4 or 5 units from the list below to achieve a minimum of 120

Human Resource Management615
Project Management615
Programme Leadership710
Risk Management610
Manage Sustainability in an Organisation515
Strategic Planning715
Managing Stakeholder Engagement610
Leading Organisational Equality and Diversity610

Learners are able to:

  • Access All course materials, including online modules and written assignments.
  • Gain Teacher support
  • Access WFC online portal (24/7 access to our user-friendly learning portal)
  • Acquire Assignments briefing
  • Receive Excellent quality study notes.
  • Obtain Assignment marking and feedback.
  • Access Free Online Library.
  • Gain Fully accredited UK courses.
  • Receive Dedicated customer support via chat, telephone, and email (Monday to Friday)
  • Gain Full support until the completion of the course


After earning this certificate, students can go on to the Level 7 Diploma in Healthcare Management, an MSc programme at a university like the University of Portsmouth, or they can start working in a related field right away. Take courses in health. Get a health-related degree.


Assessment is via assignment submission only

No Exams


This programme is accredited by Ofqual Awarding body (OTHM) an Ofqual Regulated Awarding Body.

If you have any questions and want to know the fees please email us or call us

Phone: +44 (0) 203 771 5653
Email: admissions@westfieldcollege.co.uk

Not sure how these qualifications translate to the UK equivalents, but this is the entry criteria we have for this programme:

University Progressions:

WFC learners can get progressions to the following Universities.

For Example:

  • University of Derby
  • University of Northampton
  • Anglia Ruskin University
  • University of Portsmouth
  • and others.


Full time

Complete your degree in the shortest possible time and study flexibly – when and where suits you!


You’ll study 9 modules in total (approx. 37 hrs/week).

Part time option one

Study for a degree whilst fitting it around your work, care and other life commitments.


You’ll study 6 modules per year (approx. 25 hrs/week).

Part time option two

Take time to study and spread the tuition fees over a longer period – at no extra cost.


You’ll study 4–5 modules per year (approx. 19 hrs/week).

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