Environmental Management & Sustainability
The objective of the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Environmental Management and Sustainability is to evolve learners’ understanding of contemporary issues of sustainability, and environmental management with the addition of ESG in policy, theory, and practice.
Learners are handed with an opportunity to understand the current trends in the business world and engage with challenges facing professionals and policymakers in their own country. It provides knowledge that underpins the capability to work as an effective director or a adviser in the sector.
The qualification offers mandatory and voluntary units. The mandatory units aim to insure that all students reach a good position of mindfulness of environmental and sustainability issues relating to management and develop language and language to be suitable to have an informed discussion with interpreters. The voluntary units allow students to explore additional areas relating to the environment and sustainability in their area of interest.
Learners will develop an understanding of sustainability as a physical miracle and its financial andnon-financial impact on business interpretation, governance of private and public bodies, policy- making, and society. Students will come familiar with crucial international agreements that are presently driving the sustainability docket and will appreciate how aspects of leadership and culture impact change.
Successful completion of this qualification will allow learners to work in a variety of places within business strategy, and consulting places as well as places in the non-profit sector or government.
These qualifications are designed for learners who are generally aged 21 and over.
The entry profile for learners is likely to contain at least one of the following:
- Applicable Level 6 qualification. typically an Honours degree( or equivalent) from a recognized institution.
- Demonstration of applicable professional experience. Applicants should have at least 3 years of professional experience in the field( learners must check with the delivery center regarding this experience before registering for the program)
The OTHM Level 7 diplomas on the Regulated Qualifications Framework( RQF) are at the equal level as master’s degrees. still, they’re shorter( 120 credits) and learners will have to do to the dissertation stage( 60 credits) with a university to achieve a full master’s program.
The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Environmental and Sustainability Management qualification consists of 4 mandatory units and 5 voluntary units( with candidates taking 6 units in total), 120 credits, 1200 hours of Total Qualification Time( TQT), and the recommended Guided Learning Hours( GLH) for this qualification is a minimum of 600 hours.
- Fundamentals of Sustainability( 20 Credits)
- Environmental Science and Energy Transition( 20 Credits)
- Environmental Management in Organisations( 20 Credits)
- Research Methods( 20 Credits)
Optional or Voluntary UNITS:
- Delivering Transformational Change( 20 Credits)
- Advanced Principles of Net Zero( 20 Credits)
- Environmental Politics and Policies( 20 Credits)
- Sustainable Finance( 20 Credits)
- Sustainability as a Business Strategy( 20 Credits)
DURATION AND DELIVERY:
The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full- time study, but it’s also flexible in its delivery to accommodate portion- time and distance learning.
ASSESSMENT AND VERIFICATION:
All units within this qualification are assessed and internally grade cheered by the center and externally verified by OTHM. The qualifications are criterion- substantiated, based on the achievement of all the specified literacy issues.
To achieve a ‘ pass ’ for a unit, learners must give evidence to demonstrate that they’ve fulfilled all the learning outcomes and chance the standards specified by all assessment criteria. Judgment that the learners hold successfully fulfilled the assessment criteria is made by the assessor.
Specific assessment guidance and applicable marking criteria for each unit are made available in the Assignment detail document. These are made available to centers incontinently after the enrollment of one or more learners.
The assessor should give an inspection trail showing how the judgment of the learners ’ overall achievement has been arrived at.
Achieving the OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Environmental and Sustainability Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/ or continue their another study. As this qualification is approved and regulated by Ofqual( Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), learners are eligible to progress to Master’s top- up programs with advanced standing at numerous universities in the UK and overseas.
For further information visit the University Progressions page on this website.