Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA, PGDip, PGCert
1-2 years, full- or part-time
If you already have at least one year’s TESOL experience, our MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL will broaden and deepen your understanding of linguistics and its application to language learning and teaching. Explore how English works and how to analyse it. With optional modules and a dissertation, you can customise your degree towards your professional interests and boost your career. You can also take the opportunity to gain a CELTA qualification* alongside your MA.
Teaching and learning
Comprehensive, research-informed module materials will deepen your knowledge of applied linguistics and develop skills in language analysis.
You will learn in a supportive environment with your fellow students and staff, studying through a range of synchronous and asynchronous activities, including lectures, live webinars and moderated discussion boards.
You will also have full access to our support services, as well as our virtual learning environment 'Blackboard' which offers a wide range of study support material. You will have the opportunity to join an interactive online community of fellow students around the world.
Who can you turn to when you have questions or need support?
- Personal tutor (for the taught modules and general support)
- Supervisor (for the dissertation)
- Module convenor (for each module)
- Student advisors (throughout the programme)
- Programme leader (throughout the programme)
- University counselling and welfare service (when you need it)