TESOL MA, PGDip, PGCert
1 year, full-time
Ideal if you'd like to join the TESOL profession but have little or no prior teaching experience. You’ll develop your professional skills by observing and reflecting on language learning and gain practical teaching experience with beginner learners of English. Explore how English works and is used and expand your knowledge of contemporary ELT pedagogy. Take the opportunity to gain an additional teaching qualification with the Cambridge Teacher Knowledge Test* (TKT).
Teaching and learning
Comprehensive, research-informed module materials will deepen your knowledge of TESOL 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. Your teaching will consist of lectures, seminars and workshops, with tutorial support. You will be assessed through written assignments, presentations and project work, depending on the particular module.
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.
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)
- Programme leader (throughout the programme)
- University counselling and welfare service (if you need it)