University of Warwick

University of Warwick

English Language Teaching (Studies and Methods)

This degree has 2 strands and can be taken with specialisms in studies and methods, and information communication technology and multimedia, and is aimed at teachers with less than 2 year's professional experience; the course is aimed at those with little or no experience but who wish to gain a substantial postgraduate qualification.

Entry requirements

Good undergraduate degree or equivalent in a field related to language, English, or education; note that final year undergraduate students may apply early if they can indicate their expected GPA or final degree result; early application is strongly recommended; international students need to have an English language score of 6.5 on the IELTS test (normally with at least 6.5 in the reading and writing components), or the equivalent on a test approved by the UK Border Agency; the English language test certificate should be submitted with the online application form.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a written assignment for each module followed plus a final dissertation; the written assignments are 3000 words in length, apart from the assignments for grammar of English, spoken English and text and discourse analysis, which are 2000 words each, and the assignment on the professional practice course, which is 6000 words; the final dissertation is 15000 words in length; students must normally pass in each component, thus gaining a total of 180 credits, to be awarded the degree; the MA can be awarded with distinction.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,740 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

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