University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

This programme is ideal for those already involved in any area of teaching English as a foreign language, or those with some relevant skills who are looking for a career change. The course combines theory and practice, provided by experienced teaching staff.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in all subskills) or equivalent. If you do not meet the minimum academic English language requirements you can apply for 1 of our English language courses.

Course modules

Modules include: Methodology 1; language learning theory and research; description of modern English; computer assisted language learning (CALL) concepts and materials; methodology 2; classroom observation; the ELT curriculum; corpus linguistics in language teaching; research.

Assessment methods

The assessment is based on researching and completing a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

For applicants commencing their Master�s degree in September 2015 or January 2016 and who meet or exceed the programme entry requirements, we are offering a number of scholarships and bursaries valued up to �4,000 towards your tuition fees. High-performing students can also apply for one of our academic scholarships, which are valued up to �6,000 towards your tuition fees. The scholarships will be awarded on academic merit and students are required to complete a separate scholarship application form to apply.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
INTO University of Stirling London Campus Tower Hamlets E1 4NS South East

Key information

INTO University of Stirling London Campus Admissions
Telephone number: 
01273 876040