University of Leicester
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
At least a 2.2 Honours degree (GPA 3.0 or above) plus evidence of commitment to teaching English as a 2nd or foreign language (e.g. through short-term employment as a language teacher, or higher education courses in applied linguistics or language education, preferably with associated teaching practice or internship); 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 4 skills is required.
Modules include: language teaching in action: principles and practice; 2nd language teaching and learning; description of English: grammar awareness, phonology and pronunciation teaching; professional enquiry in TESOL or a dissertation.
On campus teaching is seminar-based, 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||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 14,630 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
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