Normally a minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a related area in the field of English or linguistics. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency. The English language level for this programme is: Special. Only the IELTS is accepted. Applicants must obtain an overall grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in the reading subtest and 6.5 in the writing subtest.. Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.
Months of entry
This programme will enhance the employment prospects of graduates who hope to become ESOL practitioners but who have little or no experience of English language teaching. Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Pre-Service MA gives students a good theoretical understanding of the current thinking on language teaching and learning, as well as the ability to establish the needs of individual learners within a group.
The Department of Culture, Communication and Media is a multidisciplinary department at UCL Institute of Education (IOE) bringing together a diverse community of researchers with expertise in the social sciences who have a common interest in exploring learning in all its guises (formal, non-formal and informal).
The department has extensive expertise and experience in research, knowledge transfer and consultancy in the UK, Europe and Asia, working closely with transnational bodies, such as, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, government departments (Department for Education, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) as well as with regional organisations, employer organisations, national institutes, and international organisations.
The IOE's Higher and Lifelong Education programmes provide high level academic and professional education for those working in management, human resource development, teaching, training and policy positions in any aspect of lifelong learning. They are taught by leading academics with extensive experience in research, policy and practice.
Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years; Flexible: up to 4 years;
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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