University of York
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Degree requirements are UK 2.1 or above; USA grade point average 3.2 or above; PR China average degree score 80 or above. For applicants whose first language is not English, the minimum University English language requirements of IELTS 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each of the four language components) or the equivalent are required.
Module includes: English linguistics; research methods in language learning and teaching; TESOL methods; planning and communicating research; dissertation. Plus option of 1 module in term 1: Bilingualism; citizenship education; cross-linguistic influences in 2nd language acquisition; discourse analysis and language teaching; education and social justice; evaluating ESOL classroom practice; intercultural communication in education; learning and teaching 2nd language reading; motivation in education; teaching and assessing speaking skills; teaching and assessing writing skills; teaching and learning in schools; teaching world English; topics in 2nd language acquisition. Plus option of 1 module in term 2: Approaches to English language teaching; contemporary issues in teaching; cross-cultural perspectives on language and discourse; developmental psycholinguistics; learning and teaching grammar in a 2nd language; the practice of English language teaching; pragmatics (language, meaning and communication); psychology of language and language learning; qualitative and quantitative data analysis;
teaching and learning citizenship and global education; teaching English for academic purposes; testing and assessment in English language teaching.
Students are assigned a personal supervisor who they will have on-going contact with throughout the duration of the course through face-to-face meetings and through email contact. There are 3 assessed coursework essay assignments (each 4,000-5,000 words in length); an exam in English linguistics; an exam in research methods; an assessed presentation, dissertation outline, ethics audit; a dissertation of 12,000 words in length.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 16,290 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,760 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
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