Taught course

Teaching Languages (English)

Institution
London Metropolitan University · Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good degree in a relevant field, (e.g. languages, linguistics, English, TESOL, TEFL, ELT, Applied Linguistics) and normally have some experience of language teaching. For non-native speakers of English, a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) is normally needed.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course offers a global approach to the field of Teaching Languages. With our diverse and multilingual cohort, we adopt a strongly intercultural approach which provides students with a challenging and valuable learning experience. The MA in Teaching Languages (English) is designed for teachers and language professionals as well those with no teaching experience. The course ensures that students develop new ways of thinking and talking about language, language teaching and language learning across different social and educational contexts.

The MA offers opportunities for career advancement both in the UK and abroad. Most of the graduates can find employment after completion of the MAs, some returning to more senior positions in their previous employment while others can move into new areas such as school management or language advisory work. Some of our students continue with us to study at doctoral level. The lecturers teaching on the course have long-term experiences in teaching in different contexts, are research active and have publications in the subject area.

Career opportunities

The MA offers opportunities for career advancement both in the UK and abroad. Most of the graduates can find employment after completion of the MAs, some returning to more senior positions in their previous employment while others can move into new areas such as school management or language advisory work. Some of our students continue with us to do a PhD.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Ahmad Nazari
Email
a.nazari@londonmet.ac.uk