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Postgraduate Pathway: TESOL Pre-Masters Programme

Postgraduate Pathway: TESOL Pre-Masters Programme

Key information

Qualification type

Pre-masters Programme

Subject areas

Tesol (Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages) Preparatory Courses

Course type


Course Summary

Through this pathway you’ll gain a firm grounding in the current theories and methodologies of foreign language teaching and learning, and second language acquisition, and have the chance to apply these to your own classroom practice and curriculum development.

You’ll learn the basics of conducting research, and improve the critical and analytical skills in demand from employers. Our modules will also allow you to investigate other issues of language, like migration or identity.

On the MA TESOL and Material Development pathway you’ll meet experts from educational institutions and publishing houses, such as Cambridge Assessment and Cambridge University Press, who’ll be happy to talk to you about teaching methods and materials.

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to the award of the following from Anglia Ruskin University:

  • MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL

Employment and career options

  • English teaching (in the UK and abroad)
  • Course development
  • Language policy.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


6 months

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have completion of a recognised Bachelor Degree, pass grade, or successful completion of 15 years of education.