University of Leicester
Applied Linguistics and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
The course covers professional development and training in applied linguistics appropriate to more experienced teachers of English.
Applicants should normally be teachers or others working in the English language training field, with at least a 2.1 Honours degree or its equivalent plus 2 years teaching experience; those who are not native speakers of English need to have a proficiency level equivalent to GCSE Grade C, IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 575 paper/IBT90 (including a minimum of 4.0 in the TWE); Cambridge Proficiency Grade C or above; a minimum of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent in each of the four skills is required.
Modules include: 2nd language teaching and learning; description of English: grammar awareness; phonology and pronunciation teaching; language; discourse and society; 2 out of a range of options or a module from the MSc in educational leadership; dissertation.
On campus teaching comprises lectures, seminars and workshops, with tutorial support. Assessment is through written assignments and some tests, presentations and project work, depending on the module. Students are encouraged to develop their transferable skills, including IT and oral presentation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 8,385 per Whole course (home fees)||30 months|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 8,385 per Whole course (overseas fees)||30 months|
|MA||Distance learning||£ 8,385 per Whole course (EU fees)||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
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