University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Applied Linguistics and Teaching English as a Second or Other Language (TESOL)

This course is designed to help you develop the skills and experience you need for a successful career in English teaching. There is a demand throughout the world for graduates with qualifications and expertise in teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL). Our MA in TESOL is designed for students who are intending to have a career in English teaching. It will also be of interest to those who are already teachers of English and would like to increase their professional expertise by advancing their analytical knowledge of English and up-to-date teaching methods. On the programme you will gain an in depth understanding of the structure of language at different levels of analysis and the relationship between language and use. You will explore how people learn languages, how English can be taught and gain an excellent understanding of the assessment and testing which those you will be teaching will be preparing for. You will research, discuss and evaluate a range of perspectives on the language teaching curriculum, and its delivery, with which to make informed decisions with regard to policy and practice. You will also have opportunity to study a range of optional modules and undertake a dissertation in an area that is of particular interest to you and suits your career plans. As an Applied Linguistics and TESOL student you will become a member of Centre for Research in English Language and Linguistics (CRELL), a thriving forum for researchers with theoretical insight and varying interests such as politics and functionality of language.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,520 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,344 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 408 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 408 per Credit (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 752 per Credit (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 408 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 408 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 408 per Credit (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southlands College Wandsworth SW15 5SL South East

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