Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Intercultural Business Communications with Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

This programme combines a systematic approach to teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) with an understanding of intercultural business communication. It involves a critical examination of issues related to English language teaching and learning along with cross-cultural business behaviour, cultural dimensions, critical cultural awareness and training for intercultural sensitivity.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in any discipline in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider equivalent or lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Trimester 1: Intercultural business communication, introduction to teaching English as a foreign language; either global economic environment or a European language. Trimester 2: Managing cross-cultural diversity in organisations, teaching English as a foreign language, advertising as cultural discourse. Trimester 3: Research methods � dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,870 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

Key information

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