Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By  Awarded By "Pearson BTEC"
Guided Learning Hour 24 Guided Learning Hours (24)
12 Credits 07 Credits
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 01 Number of Modules 01
Assessment Included Assessment Included
Tutor Support Personalised Tutor Support
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What Will I Learn?

Understand leadership and management theories and principles
Understand motivation and empowerment
Understand the management of performance
Understand leadership styles


The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership is a comprehensive programme to prepare learners for high level of management within their employment. The course extensively covers leadership and management and gives learners the opportunity to function as high performing individuals in their workplace. The qualification is designed to help individuals advance in their career in a wide range of sectors. The programme is also suitable for learners looking to continue with their study in various educational centres.  

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership will make learners competent and effective in their job role and improve their ability to implement management and leadership models within their organisation’s strategic framework. Learners will also demonstrate their capabilities, ambition and commitment to prospective employers and enterprise environments.

Why Choose Global Edulink?

Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding. 

Entry Requirement

Learners should be over the age of 19, and must demonstrate one of the following:

  • Level 4 qualification (or equivalent) / Mature applicant with A level (or equivalent) and work experience in a middle management role or have recent middle management experience in a paid or voluntary capacity.
  • If English is not your first language, you need to produce a recognised proof of your English language proficiency.

Upon submission of the documents your application will be reviewed. If you fail to meet the entry requirements of the program your application will not be accepted.

If you would like an informal chat with a course advisor prior to enrol, please email your contact details to Course Advisors at: and a Course Advisor will contact you to arrange a convenient time to answer any questions you may have about the course.

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The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at anytime.
The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership is a 70 TQT, 7-credit and 24-guided-learning-hour (GLH) qualification that consists of one module. Mandatory Units 
  • Unit 1: Principles of Management and Leadership
To pass this course the learner must have successfully passed all the assessment criteria. The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place to give learners the opportunity to:
  • Meet the standard determined by the assessment criteria
  • Achieve the learning outcomes
All units within these qualifications are internally assessed. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.
The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership has been developed to give learners the opportunity to:
  • Engage in learning that is relevant to them and which will provide opportunities to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes which are essential to successful performance
  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 5 vocationally-related qualification
  • Progress in their employment and reach senior management roles
  • Progress to related general and/or vocational qualifications such as Finance, Marketing, Recruitment and Selection; or leading and management within a specific vocational sector, such as retail or automotive
  • Qualification type:BTEC Professional qualification
  • Qualification title:Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership
  • Level:Level 5
  • Accreditation status:Accredited
  • Guided Learning Hours (GLH):24
  • Credits:7
  • Total Qualification Time (TQT):70
  • Qualification number (QN):601/3798/8
  • Availability:UK and international
On successful completion of this course, you will be awarded the Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership.
Pearson BTEC is a leading, learning company worldwide. Pearson believes that learning is key to improving one’s opportunities in life. Pearson collaborates with leading educational organisations to offer learners content, curricula, assessment and training. BTEC has a route that every learner can take, whether you are self-employed or want to enter a top university. BTEC courses are of the highest quality, providing hands-on experience. You can develop invaluable skills that will make you a highly marketable candidate for your future career.
The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership provides an introduction to the skills, qualities and knowledge that may be required for employment in a particular vocational sector. This course provides learners with realistic and appropriate career related opportunities worldwide for 21st century employment markets. After successful completion of this course, learners can go on to study further or gain employment opportunities. This qualification will assist to seek progression to a senior manager’s role and to develop their knowledge of management and leadership.

Course Curriculum

Getting Started
Getting Started
Equity and Access Policy
Complaints Policy
Academic Appeals Policy
Whom To Contact?
Qualification Specification
Qualification Specification- Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership
Awarding Body Registration
Awarding Body Registration – BTEC Level 5
Module Book
Module Book- Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership
Principles of Management and Leadership - Unit 1
Principles of Management and Leadership – Unit 1
➤ Understand Leadership and Management Theories and Principles
➤ Understand Leadership Styles
➤ Understand Motivation and Empowerment
➤ Understand the Management of Performance
➤ Assignment Brief
Assignment Brief
Recommended Books
Recommended Books
Harvard Referencing Guide
☑ Submit Your Assignment
(A) Submit Your Assignment – Level 5 Award in Management and Leadership
☑ Resubmit Your Assignment
PEARSON BTEC Level 5 – Assignment Re-submission
Harvard Referencing Guide
Harvard Referencing Guide

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    Karina Burke

    May 30, 2019

    If you want to perform as an effective leader in your workplace, this course is a good fit for you. Everything you need to know about leadership and management, you can find it in the course.

    E M

    Ernest Macdonald

    May 24, 2019

    Extensive course material and good presentation of the course.

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    Kristoffer Polaha

    April 02, 2019

    As some who has a leadership role in the workplace, I was interested to find out what courses would suit my career. I’m glad to have found Global Edulink’s Pearson BTEC Level 5 Award in Strategic Management and Leadership course. The course exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend it.

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