Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

English Language Teaching

This course provides academic and professional development for ELT practitioners looking for career advancement in innovative teaching, curriculum and creative materials development, teacher education or training and other teaching-related activities. Key features of the course include practical classroom experience, hands-on development of multi-media resources, materials development and the opportunity to pursue a specialism. There is also the option to study for the widely recognised Delta qualification.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a degree and preferably a recognised teaching qualification or some experience of language teaching or curriculum development; applicants are required to demonstrate an ability to use English successfully either through previous academic or professional achievement in English or through the attainment of a minimum of 6.0 on IELTS or an equivalent score in an equally appropriate examination.

Course modules

Multimedia resources and independent learning (both routes); materials development (both routes); methodology in context (both routes); research in English language teaching (both routes); dissertation (both routes); understanding language, methodology and resources for teaching (delta route); developing professional practice (delta route); extending practice and ELT specialism (delta route); language awareness (non-delta route); methodology and second language acquisition (non-delta route); classroom practice (non-delta route).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 3 years
MA Distance learning - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Headingley Campus Leeds LS6 3QS Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

University Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 812 3113