University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Supporting Bilingual Learners in the Mainstream Classroom

This course is designed to provide outstanding opportunities for teachers to develop their professional knowledge and practice to support bilingual learners in the mainstream classroom. It's open to qualified teachers as well as allied professional workers such as speech and language therapists and educational psychologists. It is in line with the most current developments in research, practice, policy and legislation, promoting innovative approaches to curriculum design and delivery for bilingual learners. You'll enhance your knowledge and practice of innovative approaches to curriculum design and delivery for bilingual learners. You'll enhance your knowledge and practice of innovative approaches to curriculum design and delivery for bilingual learners.

Course modules

Modules: theories of bilingualism and second language acquisition; policy and practice in supporting bilingual learners 3-18; action research to effect change for bilingual learners.

Assessment methods

Module 1: 3,000 word written assignment and peer assessed presentation. Module 2: materials production and two 1,500-word written assignments. Module 3 research diary and written research report.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,000 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 1,600 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,000 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 3,000 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 1,600 per (Year 1) 24 Months
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per (Year 1) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Humanities and Social Sciences
Telephone number: 
01414448600