Kingston University

Kingston University

Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching

This course explores the practical applications of applied linguistics and is aimed at postgraduate students with or without language teaching experience. It is suitable for both native speakers and non-native speakers of english who want to develop their careers in language teaching, consultancy or research.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class degree or above, or equivalent relevant experience. All non-UK applicants must meet the English language requirements: For this course it is academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with special conditions in all elements.

Course modules

Modules include: Language description, materials and methods; principles of language learning for language teaching; dissertation pathway 1 plus research skills; dissertation pathway 2: celta plus critical reflection skills; autonomy in language learning; educational technologies for english language teaching ; language and society: principles and theory; principles of intercultural communication; teaching language for specific purposes.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework and dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,400 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177