University of Sheffield
Applied Linguistics with Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
A 1st degree in English or a related subject and ideally 2 years of teaching experience. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing, 6.0 in the other components, or equivalent.
Core modules: introduction to language and linguistics; English grammar; language teaching methodology; 2nd language acquisition; research methods; dissertation. Optional modules: materials design; English for specific purposes; theory and practice of language teaching; intercultural communication; language planning in education; current issues in 2nd language acquisition; language testing; researching writing in TESOL; discourse and genre analysis; corpus linguistics; sociolinguistics; world English; teaching practice.
Introduction to Language and Linguistics; English Grammar and Discourse; Language Teaching Methodology; Second Language Acquisition; Research Methods; Dissertation (MA only).
Examples of optional modules
Corpus Linguistics; Current Issues in Second Language Acquisition; Discourse and Genre Analysis; English for Specific Purposes; Intercultural Communication; Researching Writing in TESOL; Teaching Practice; Theory and Practice of Language Teaching; World Englishes.
Assessment depends on the module, but includes essay assignments and classroom coursework tasks. Students write their dissertation (MA only) over the summer.
Assessment depends on the module, but includes essay assignments and classroom coursework tasks. You'll write your dissertation (MA only) over the summer.
If you don't complete the dissertation you'll be awarded a diploma.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 15,250 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||-||9 months|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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