Globally, the field of language teaching is iexpanding rapidly. This rapid expansion has not only created a demand for language teachers but also a demand for managers of language teaching centres and organisations. As in many other fields, managers are often recruited from outstanding employees in the organisation. In many cases these employees are teachers. While these teacher-managers are often excellent teachers, they may not always be successful or well prepared managers.
The International Diploma in Language Teaching Management (IDLTM) is designed to address this need.
The IDLTM was originally developed by The University of Queensland (Australia) and SIT Graduate Institute (USA) in collaboration with Cambridge English Language Assessment (UK). The course is delivered in a blended face-to-face and online format and covers the following areas: