Extended Diploma in Business Analytics

Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK

This program enhances the understanding of all areas involved in managing and leading organizations with a complete overview of the way organizations function around the globe.

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120 Credits (SCQF)

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This Master level Diploma enhances the understanding of all areas involved in managing and leading organizations with a complete overview of the way organizations function around the globe.

  • Get an  Extended Diploma in Business Analytics from Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA), UK
  • SQA is accredited by the UK government to offer educational qualifications. 
  • 120 credits from SCQF (Scottish Credit and Qualification Framework) and categorized as Level 11 which is a Master level of study. 
  • 'Certified Manager’ certification from Chartered Management Institute, UK  (optional)
  • 100% Online with Personal Tutor support
  • Flexible Payment scheme. No upfront payment, pay on module by module basis.
  • Program Flexibility : Can complete the program in 6-18 months based on students’ pace and time availability
  • 7-Day Trial on 1 of the module 
     
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$3300 Total Fee

Pay Per Module

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Flexible

6-18 months

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Certification

Extended Diploma in Business Analytics & Certified Manager (optional)

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Completely Online

Course Modules & Fee

Module Fee

$3000( $500/module, total 6 modules)

Certfication Fee

$300(On completion of all modules)

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$3300 Total Fee

Pay Per Module

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Flexible

6-18 months

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Certification

Extended Diploma in Business Analytics & Certified Manager (optional)

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Completely Online

Admission requirement

English Language Proficiency

There is no formal entry requirement for this course, however a good standard of written and spoken English is required to study with us, but a formal language qualification (such as IELTS) is not necessary. Generally, your English simply needs to be sufficient to:

  • Use study materials, including online books, video and audio
  • Complete the assessment requirement of the respective modules

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$3300 Total Fee

Pay Per Module

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Flexible

6-18 months

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Certification

Extended Diploma in Business Analytics & Certified Manager (optional)

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Completely Online

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Accreditations

Why Athena ?

Flexible

At Athena, you are in charge of your learning! You get to decide the pace of your learning based on your financial and time availability. The learning structure is modular, ensuring pace, effectiveness and momentum of your learning journey. With this bytes sized learning format you get to learn anywhere, anytime.

Affordable

With Athena as your learning partner, you follow a ‘Pay as you Go Scheme’ for your program, that means no upfront bulk payment of your fee. Instead your fee will be divided into small pocket friendly installments distributed across your program.

Accredited & Globaly Accepted

Athena Global Education has partnered with reputed Universities and Awarding bodies, all of which are fully accredited by governmental regulatory bodies in their respective countries. Universities are NARIC Approved and are part of European Higher education, Bologna process, making the programs recognised worldwide.

Stackable

Byte sized learning formats ensure that each learning item carries tangible value in terms of learning outcome, which allows learners to stack or combine small units into higher education credits toward a degree or diploma. At any point of time during your course, you can claim a certificate/diploma based on the credits you have earned so far.

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$3300 Total Fee

Pay Per Module

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Flexible

6-18 months

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Certification

Extended Diploma in Business Analytics & Certified Manager (optional)

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Completely Online

Partners of this Programme

Scottish Qualifications Authority, UK

Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) is the executive public body of the Scottish government responsible for accrediting educational awards and is accredited by the UK government to offer educational qualifications. Being one of the four partner national organizations in the Curriculum for Excellence, SQA’s designs and develops new qualifications and assessments validate qualifications, and reviews them to ensure they are up to date.  It has created the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF)

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*All certificate and transcript images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of respective Universities or Awarding Bodies.

Admission Process

Please find below the detailed steps to be followed as a part of the admission process.

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Step 1 :Register for a free trial

Register for a free trial and get complete access to the first module of this program for 7 days without any obligations.

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Step 2 :Submit online enrollment form

If you are satisfied with the learning, start your enrollment process by using ‘Enroll Now’ option in the learning dashboard.

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Step 3 :Pay & Start

Once your applications is approved, the fee payment option will be activated in your LMS and you will be able to make the payment.

Why this Course ?

1 Handling complex situations

The Extended Diploma in Business Analytics program provides transferable skills to develop leaders capable of handling the complexities in today’s challenging business environment. The units are aligned to National Occupational Standards for business and represent the core attributes required by employers in a range of business settings.

2 Problem solving skills

This course helps you acquire the skills required to solve problems in a business environment, the readiness to manage the various organizations on a scientific basis and to hold leading managerial positions and develop a comprehensive understanding of the Business and Management domains.

3 World class approach

You get an understanding of developing world-class approaches to decision making and learn the latest research and thinking in business, analytics and strategy.

Course Resources

For more detailed information about the course, please click on the links below.

What You Learn

This is your expected skill development and learning from the program

Module 1

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Strategic Leadership & HR Practices in Organisations

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

You learn role of strategic HRM and leadership practices and their influence on the overall performance and competence of the organization.

Level: EQF Level 7 /SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

Module 2

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Sustainability and Business

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

The module will critically review sustainability challenges and opportunities for organizations in a global context

Level: EQF Level 7 /SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

Module 3

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International Marketing Management

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

You develop knowledge and understanding of contemporary theories and their applications in international marketing and management

Level: EQF Level 7/SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

Module 4

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Strategic Management

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

The module develop skills for strategic thinking and analysis, leadership, communication, teamwork, and cross-functional integration.

Level: EQF Level 7/ SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

Module 5

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Data Analytics in Business Processes

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

Student learn to apply data analytics and approaches to develop a critical view in diversified business processes.

Level: EQF Level 7 SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

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Application of Business Analytics

Duration: 4 to 12 weeks

You learn about interplay of analytics, businesses, social media and information technology to drive competitive advantage in organizations.

Level: EQF Level 7/ SCQF Level 11

Credits: 20 UK Credits

How You Learn

Scientifically developed learning pedagogy, which ensures quality and effective learning experience for the learners. We ensure a seamless learning experience for students with varying levels of expertise on the subject matter.

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What You Get

You will be receiving the following certificates as specified below:

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SCQF Level 11 Extended Diploma in Business Analytics issued by Scottish Qualification Authority . (view sample)

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Recordes of Achievments with Grade issued by Scottish Qualification Authority .

All certificate and transcript images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of respective Universities or Awarding Bodies.

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It is really easy to start with us. You can register for this course with minimum details and get access to one of the modules of this course for 7 days. During this period, you may enroll in this course by submitting the required documents and making a module fee.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Learners wishing to be admitted to the Extended Diploma in Business Analytics program will be able to directly enroll for the program, as there is no pre-requisite for prior certifications. However, if they choose to progress to the MBA program, they should be able to meet the minimum eligibility criteria for the MBA program.
Interested candidates must upload their Identity cards as a means to verify their identity.
Once you register for the course, you will have access to the learning resources of three units of the first chapter. Your access to these learning resources will end after 7 days of registration and you will need to enroll for the program by paying the course fee.
The core resources of the program are video classes and related reading material. Apart from the video classes and reading material, you will be given access to live, interactive online classes where you will be able to attend a virtual classroom and communicate with instructors and your fellow learners. This is an opportunity for learners to clarify their doubts and get a clear understanding of how to work on the assigned project.
Yes, whenever a student joins, s/he will be assigned a Personal Tutor, whom the student can reach out for any academic assistance. For any non-academic assistance, student can reach out to the Student Experience Officer (see@athena.edu).
SCQF Level 11 Extended Diploma in Business Analytics

Strategic Leadership & HR Practices in Organisations
International Marketing Management
Sustainability and Business
Strategic Management
Data Analytics in Business Processes
Application of Business Analytics
There are no written exams for this program. Once you are enrolled in the program, you will be able to access the assignment brief under the 'Project Details' section in the learning portal. Apart from the assessment brief, you will be given the learning outcomes and performance criteria to know what is expected in the project from the learner. If you still have questions concerning the assignments, you can seek the support of the faculty during the live classes for the module. We are here to give you the help you need. After you have submitted the assignment, the faculty will evaluate and provide feedback, including results (your grade), within 21 days of your submission. If you fail, you will be given feedback on the assignment stating the reasons for failure. You will have to rework the project according to the feedback provided by the assessor. You will need to rework only the areas where you failed and not on the entire project. You will have to resubmit the assignment within 21 days of the publication of the result (grade). There are no additional fees for the resubmission.
The course outlines and learning outcomes are given as downloadable documents on the webpage of the course and also in the assignment brief.
Once you have registered for the Extended Diploma in Business Analytics program, the maximum time allowed to complete the program is 18 months. If you are unable to complete the course within 18 months, you may apply for an extension of 30 days by paying a Course Extension fee of USD 100.

The minimum duration of the course is 6 months though some exceptions may apply.