Taught course

TESOL: Teaching English as a Second or Other Language

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Language and Literature
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Students are required to have a good 2.1 degree in English Language, English Language and Literature, English Linguistics or a related degree (subject to approval of the admissions officer).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The M.Litt in TESOL is a full time or part-time course for aspiring professionals who wish to develop their knowledge of and skills in teaching English as a second or foreign language with a view to pursuing a career in the field.

The curriculum covers the latest theory and practice in TESOL and aims to equip students with a critical appreciation of the structure and function of English as a world language, as well as arm them with the skills necessary to conduct their own research into the structure, function and acquisition of English.

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Information for international students

Students are required to have a minimum of 6.5 in IELTS with at least a 6.0 in writing and reading. For further information see http://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/international/english-requirements.php

Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
21 months
full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33

Course contact details

Name
Professor Robert Millar
Email
langlit@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 272625