University of Southampton

University of Southampton

English Language Teaching

This course provides students with postgraduate-level study in 4 important areas of current theory and practice in applied linguistics and language teaching; it provides a focused route for English language professionals who wish to develop advanced knowledge and skills in the English language curriculum, pedagogy and assessment; students have the opportunity to reflect on their professional experience and update their theoretical and pedagogical knowledge.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in English, linguistics, modern languages or other relevant discipline, plus minimum 2 years' professional experience.

Course modules

Semester one: Principles of Communicative Language
Teaching; Language Analysis for Teaching
Semester two: Critical Appraisal of Language Teaching
Methodologies; E-learning for English Language Teaching
Semester three: English as a World Language;
Discourse Analysis
Semester four: Second Language Learning;
Research Skills (dissertation) dissertation.

Sponsorship information

School studentships might be available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA On-line study September 2016 - 3 years
MA On-line study January 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

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