Teaching English as a Second or Other Language (TESOL)
The programme offers opportunities for experienced language teachers to develop careers in English language teaching. The programme is designed for anyone with an interest in the wider aspects of teaching English as a foreign language, combining innovative classroom practices with an understanding of issues such as language structure and research methodology.
A good 1st degree (normally a UK 2.1 or equivalent) plus at least 2 years English language teaching experience.
Core modules: language teaching methodology; second language acquisition: perspectives for teachers; basic research methods; language for teachers; advanced teaching practice: the reflective practitioner. Optional modules: advanced research methods; evaluation and assessment; teaching English for academic purposes; teacher training, development and education; world Englishes; English for specific purposes; ELT materials development and evaluation; discourse, texts and TESOL; English language teaching management; teaching young learners; pragmatics and the language classroom.; you can also choose to study an optional module offered to students across the university as 1 of a 4 options:; expert English; foreign language.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,100 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,100 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University||Durham||DH1 3LG||North East|
English Language Centre
0191 334 2236