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ILM Level 4 Principles of Leadership and Management for Adult Social Care

Course Code: C4105
Campus: Springvale
Week Commencing: 01 Oct 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
08 Jun 19
Time: 09:00-18:00
Day of Week: Monday

This qualification aims to provide learners who are new or aspiring adult social care managers with the knowledge required to carry out their role effectively in the workplace and progress in their career.   

This qualification has been specifically developed for learners in Northern Ireland.   The qualification provides essential knowledge about adult social care as well as leadership and management.  Learners taking this qualification will extend their knowledge base so that they become more effective as leaders and managers in their current roles as well as preparing them for career progression within the adult social care sector. 

Students must achieve 23 CREDITS in total across a range of units, including: 


  • Leadership, Management and Team Work in Adult Social Care 

  • Governance, Regulation and Service Improvement in Adult Social Care 

  • Communication and Information Management in Adult Social Care 

  • Partnership Working in Adult Social Care 

  • Continuous Improvement and Innovation in Adult Social Care 

  • Personal and Professional Development in Adult Social Care 

  • Supervision and Performance Management in Adult Social Care 

  • Resource Management in Adult Social Care 

  • Safeguarding and Protection in Adult Social Care 

  • Person-Centred Outcomes-Based Practice in Adult Social Care 

Assessment Method:

All units are assessed through written assignments. 


Entry Requirements

There are no set entry requirements for this qualification; however learners must demonstrate that they have the academic potential and also appropriate experience of adult social care service delivery, in order to meet the demands of the course. 


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Contact:  Department Secretary, Tel: 028 9026 5442 or  email: [email protected]