University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)

This programme is aimed at individuals with knowledge and understanding of current debates relevant to the teaching and learning of English as a Foreign Language; the aim is to support students in becoming a reflective TEFL practitioner, a competent educational researcher and an active member of the international academic and professional TEFL community; the programme is designed both to be practical and to provide an introduction to key research tools.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree.

Course modules

3 core modules: 2nd language learning; communicative language teaching, syllabus design and assessment; language, discourse and society.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,570 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,540 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005