To gain the knowledge and skills required for the Apprenticeship the Apprentice will complete the BA (Hons) in Leadership and Management degree, validated by the UEA, and in partnership with the Chartered Management Institute.
This programme will equip you with the skills and strategies to deal with contemporary challenges in management practice. The programme has been developed in consultation with local and global partners and professional bodies, and has been mapped to Chartered Management Institute (CMI) standards. This allows successful Apprentices to apply for ‘Chartered Manager’ status with the CMI, after passing the Apprenticeship End Point Assessment, alongside gaining an honours degree.
The Degree Apprenticeship requires an employer to agree to both fund and support the Apprentice throughout the duration of the programme. The Degree Apprenticeship route requires the Apprentice to complete an End Point Assessment, leading to Membership of the Chartered Management Institute.
This course is offered as part of a modular, credit-based scheme which is comprised of modules of 10 and 20 credits.
Year One (Level 4) modules:
• Financial Resourcing (covers business finance and some accounts), Leading Enterprise in Organisations, Higher Learning Skills, Organisational Behaviour, Marketing of Products and Services, and, Employment, Contact and Business Law.
Year Two (Level 5) modules:
• Project Management, Management Accounting, Research Skills, Leading and Managing People, Research Skills for the Business Sector, Operations Management (day to day running of business operations), and Digital Marketing and Communications
Year Three (Level 6) modules:
• Developing Skills in Others, Applied Psychology in Business, Ethical Leadership of Organisations, Strategic Management, Developing Business Leadership and Dissertation/Work-Based Project (research work)
Duration: 42 months