City of Bristol College

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Chartered Management Institute

Management and Leadership (Taught)

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Course summary

TEF Silver

City of Bristol College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This course is for people who are in, or who aspire to senior management positions. It covers a wide range of management areas, both 'soft' skills and technical knowledge, from a strategic viewpoint. The course content draws on a wide range of management theory and practice, which is then developed and evaluated in class discussion and activities. This is a widely recognised and highly-valued professional qualification for managers.

Course details


There are nine units in this qualification including: Personal Development as a Strategic leader; Strategic Performance Management; Financial Management; Strategic Information Management; Conducting a Strategic Management Project; Organisational Direction; plus 3 other units.

Assessment method

All modules are assessed by coursework there are no examinations. Some modules are assessed by an assignment based on the workplace. Others are based on case-studies or practical tasks. A typical assessment for a unit would be to produce a strategic plan for human resources. Most reports have a suggested word count of 3,000 - 3,500 words. Support and guidance is given on the research skills needed on the course.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Management Institute

Entry requirements

Although a level 5 professional diploma in management studies is the principal entry requirement for this course, applicants with a relevant degree (e.g. Business), or with substantial senior management experience will also be welcome. Students usually need one or more of the following: A level 5 management qualification; a business-related degree; substantial experience in a management role; learners must be employed by an organisation to complete assignments.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £2500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £2500 Year 1
Scotland £2500 Year 1
Wales £2500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies

Management and Leadership at City of Bristol College - UCAS