Management and ELT

Module code: EN7511

This option module looks at key areas of management theory to see how these might be applied in practice in specific ELT situations. You'll consider the role of the manager in ELT contexts and analyse the management of a variety of academic programmes. You'll also explore key issues involved in managing people, resources and change, to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of financial management and marketing.

Topics covered

  • The ELT manager
  • Managing change
  • Unit 3: Marketing
  • Managing finance
  • Managing people in ELT


  • 5 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 5 hours of project supervision
  • 128 hours of guided independent study


  • Assignment, 3,000 word essay (100%)


With the prior agreement of the module leader(s) the assessment for two option modules may be combined in a single submission of 6,000 words.