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Education with TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) MA

Education with TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) MA

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Tesol (Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages) Education Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MA Education with TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) programme is designed for individuals who wish to pursue a career and have a special interest in working with learners of English as an additional, second or foreign language.

If you have a passion for education and a curiosity about the processes involved in the teaching and learning of language, then our exciting Masters level course in Education with TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) is ideal for you. The course is designed with both aspiring and experienced teachers in mind. It will provide the tools and resources that you need in order to develop your teaching skills, reflect upon your professional practice and conduct your own research in the field of English Language Education.

During the course you will develop a comprehensive understanding of professional competence and the theoretical implications of the practice of English Language Teaching. With an emphasis on the integration of practice and theory, you will acquire expertise in approaches and techniques to teaching language to speakers of other languages and develop a range of practical skills.

The course can act as perfect preparation for anyone wishing to teach or undertake a pastoral role either internationally or in an independent educational setting within the UK. It accommodates both early career teachers seeking a grounding in the core disciplines of TESOL and those with considerable experience who are hoping to consolidate or progress into specialist areas of expertise.

The MA Education with TESOL programme is ideal preparation for anyone wishing to teach or undertake a pastoral role, internationally or in an independent educational setting within the UK. It is ideal for international students/teachers wishing to return home to teach English, in a range of educational settings including international schools, colleges, and businesses. Equipped with relevant research skills and advanced knowledge about second language acquisition and language learning, you will have all of the relevant training you need to begin your career with opportunities across the world in the field of English language teaching.

On successful completion you will be able to apply your knowledge of the latest theory, policy and practise of international English language education to a variety of global professions, not only in second language teaching in schools and universities, but also in educational management, educational marketing, teacher training, materials development and publishing.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This is a core module intended to provide you with sufficient theoretical, conceptual and philosophical grounding in qualitative, quantitative and mixed method research designs to become an increasingly informed and productive member of your own professional and scholarly communities. The module will provide you with the research skills to commission or carry out and critically evaluate rigorous research in the field of education and TESOL.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,200

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,850

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students will need to have obtained, or be predicted to obtain, normally an undergraduate honours degree with a minimum of lower second class honours (or equivalent).