OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management

Awarded by OTHM Qualifications , UK




60 UK Credits


Via submission of assignments No exams

Progression Routes

OTHM Level 4 Diploma or first of 3 year Honours Degree at UK University

Course Overview:

The Level 7 Diploma in Project Management aims to build the knowledge and expertise of senior managers supervising various projects. Notably, it is offered and accredited by UK’s OTHM. Furthermore, it delivers an in-depth understanding of the high level of principles and concepts necessary to effectively manage a business.  Significantly, these concepts are based on an evolving and challenging economy. 

This UK level 7 diploma delivers both the theoretical and practical sides. Therefore, it can be regarding any project, portfolio, and programme management irrespective of their complexities. Learners will acquire vital skills and expertise in the effective planning, monitoring, controlling and delivering of successful projects. 

These knowledge and assessments are, essentially, equivalent either to integrated masters, postgraduates, etc. Consequently, it opens up a door to new levels of excellence in all disciplines. Undoubtedly, these are needful in achieving international recognition in the management of projects in the smallest to a multinational organisation. Graduates from this OTHM qualification, indeed, can advance their career or pursue higher education with other universities.

Qualification Structure

  • This UK diploma in Project Management has 5 mandatory units
  • Together, these units sum up to 120 UK credits
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT) and Guided Learning Hours (GLH) are 1200 hours and 480 respectively
  1. Planning, Controlling and Leading a Project (30 credits)
  2. Procurement Risk and Contract Management (30 credits)
  3. Advanced Project and Logistics Management (20 credits)
  4. Operations and Information Management for Project Managers (20 credits)
  5. Advanced Research Methods (20 credits)

Learning Outcomes

  • Firstly, knowledge of the primary and secondary principles of project management with respect to business
  • Secondly, the ability to construct functional plans and systems for the implementation and management of various projects
  • Thirdly, understand the principle concepts of contract management and procurement
  • Fourthly, the expertise is necessary to assess the effectiveness of a project management team’s level of communication
  • Fifthly, understand the procedures of closing and reviewing a completed project
  • Sixthly, ability to accurately evaluate and ensure proper risk management process in contracts and procurement management

Entry Requirements

Learners must meet the following requirements to gain entry into the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management:

  • An honours degree in a related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Mature learners with management experience (learners must check with the delivery centre regarding this experience prior to registering for the programme)
  • Learners must be 21 years old or older at the beginning of the course

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LUBM has assembled internationally accredited courses for learners to accommodate their availability and individual schedules. To ensure flexibility with our online diplomas, every course comes with different rotational intakes

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    120 UK Credits


    No exams, Via submission of assignments

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