Launch Date: 06 Apr 2021

Short Description

This Unit will enhance your understanding of the difference between leadership and management as we compare and contrast the role of each. We will analyse the characteristics of different styles of leadership and evaluate the role of management in managing change.

At the end of this Unit you will be able to explain the characteristics of teamwork and give examples of teams that work effectively and less effectively. You will be able to explain the role of the team leader in facilitating effective teamwork, the purpose of delegation and how to do it effectively using examples.

Level: Level 3 Award

Created By: Thomas E.



Dagile free online training courses are only available to participants who:

  • Live and/or work in London
  • Can provide proof of legal right to live and work in the UK
  • Can provide proof of employment or self-employment
  • Work in the digital economy and/or have a digital role at work
  • Workers from SMEs are particularly encouraged

Academic Requirements
The entry requirements for our Level 3 Units include:


  • 4 GCSE qualifications at grades A* - C or 9-4 or equivalent, or
  • a Level 2 vocational qualification and a Level 2 English qualification, or
  • 1-year work’s experience in a related subject area.

Who this course is for:

This Level 3 Unit provides learners with further knowledge and insight into leadership and management. This Unit if for those looking to develop into a leadership role or refine their management skills within the digital economy.

At the end of this Unit you will:

  • Understand the terms leadership and management.
  • Understand different leadership styles.
  • Understand the role of management in managing change.
  • Understand how a team leader can facilitate effective teamwork.
  • Understand delegation and what is required to make it effective.

This Unit is made up of 3 OCN London Credits and requires 21 study hours.

Within this Unit you will have:

  • Materials which are accessible for all learners
  • Access to flexible and self-paced learning through our online portal
  • Tutor support and contact time where needed
  • Support networks with other learners

Course Team:

Expert tuition is provided by Thomas, a highly experienced university and corporate lecturer in entrepreneurship, management and marketing. He will help you develop the latest skills and attributes needed in management and leadership to improving productivity, delivering business strategies and departmental objectives, especially within the digital economy.

Offered by:

As the lead partner, LSBU brings expertise from marketing, business and computer science to the DAGILE online training.  LSBU is recognised for its employability and enterprise know-how and offers one of the largest Apprenticeship programmes in London.  This training could be a springboard to an LSBU Apprenticeship with a blue-chip company.  LSBU’s mission statement is ‘Become who you want to be’ , and These qualifications can help you do exactly that. Our European Social Fund training in digital skills and leadership can help enhance your career prospects. We’re here to banish the idea that you need a certain kind of background to succeed. To break the cycle of social inequality from one generation to the next