Aston University

Aston University

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Translation Studies

The MA in TESOL and Translation Studies is for those who wish to pursue a career in TESOL and acquire additional expertise in translation theory and practice. It is designed for those who have little or no teaching experience and builds on our extensive experience and highly successful distance learning Masters programmes in TESOL. A distinctive feature is the Teaching in Practice module. You can develop more in-depth skills by choosing your optional module. Sample module options.

Assessment methods

You will take part in interactive seminars, presentations and group work as well as attending lectures and tutorials. There are also opportunities for individual research. Assessment is on a credit accumulation basis and by written examination (practical translation modules), oral examination (text analysis module), extended essay (remaining modules). For Teaching in Practice, teaching performance will also be assessed. Successful completion of the taught modules is a precondition for proceeding to a 15,000 word dissertation leading to the MA.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,100 per (Whole course) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,450 per (Whole course) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 5,450 per (Whole course) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 14,100 per (Whole course) 2 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 14,400 per (Whole course) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2018 GBP 6,500 per (Whole course) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 14,400 per (Whole course) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2018 GBP 6,500 per (Whole course) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site B4 7ET West Midlands

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Key information

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Languages and Social Sciences Admissions
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