Taught course

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Education and Community Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in English, humanities or in a foreign language or an equivalent professional qualification.

For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.5 overall with no element lower than 6.0, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course is for UK and international graduates with no or limited professional teaching experience planning a career in English language teaching. You’ll develop your understanding of English language classroom practice from an international perspective, including lesson planning, development of learning resources and teaching and assessment methods, all of which prepares you for teaching across the globe. You’ll also have the opportunity to develop research and evaluation skills and learn how to apply these to a range of professional contexts.

You’ll be taught by an outstanding team of teachers; in fact we are ranked in the top ten for Education in the Guardian University Guide (2017) for the seventh consecutive year. You’ll also have access to our extensive professional and academic network which feeds directly into course design and delivery and to excellent facilities and specialist equipment.

Interim Awards

You can gain interim awards at Postgraduate Certificate level or Postgraduate Diploma level during your studies.Should you decide to leave the course early you may be awarded one of these awards.

Fees and funding

In 2018/19 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £6,500.

Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).

If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pagesfor full details of tuition fees and support available.

Please email the Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries (D172)
Email
sepd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1484 478249