University of Southampton

University of Southampton

English Language Teaching (Online)

This part-time, five-semester programme studied entirely online has been developed by the University of Southampton in collaboration with the British Council. It provides postgraduate level study in important areas of current theory and practice in applied linguistics and language teaching and a focused route for English language teaching professionals who wish to develop advanced knowledge and skills in English language curriculum, pedagogy and assessment. Students who successfully complete the first four modules will be eligible for the PG Cert English Language Teaching (online). Students can expect a weekly commitment of 10 to 12 hours of online study, chatroom seminars and online forums, supported by 10 hours of private study.

Entry requirements

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

Course modules

Communicative approaches to English for specific purposes (ESP); language analysis for teaching; communicative methodology in English for specific purposes (ESP) and e-learning for English language teaching; English as a world language; discourse analysis; 2nd language learning and research skills; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Written assignments, oral presentations and 15,000 word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 2,800 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Avenue Campus SO17 1BF South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Faculty of Humanities
Telephone number: 
02380598062