Swansea University

Swansea University

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017). Currently staff expertise exists in corpus linguistics, computer assisted language learning and stylistics. Internationally recruited staff offer a wide range of relevant experience and contacts across countries and continents as well as different levels of kinds of education. The MA in TESOL is intended for those who have already begun to develop an informed interest or have some previous training or relevant experience in the field.

Course modules

Modules typically include: vocabulary (teaching and learning); describing language; discourse analysis for language teaching; communicative language teaching; computer-assisted language learning; second language acquisition; young language learners; research methods for English language training; professional reflective practice; methods for classroom teaching.

Assessment methods

Students following the practical route will be supported, observed and assessed teaching English. They are also required to produce a portfolio of teaching and testing materials. This route would be indicated on the final MA certificate.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (International) 3 Years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,050 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 3 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,150 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792606752