Taught course

Education (English Language Teaching) MA

University of Northampton · Faculty of Education and Humanities

Entry requirements

Min. 2.2 Hons UK degree or equivalent. IELTS at 7.0 (with 6.5 in all bands) or equivalent - Non-native English speaker’s preferred, English speakers reviewed on an individual basis.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

English is a global language used daily in business, education and the media by many people for whom it is a second rather than a ‘native’ language. This course, based in the Faculty of Education and Humanities, has been designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to be an effective teacher of the language. Applying the insights of linguistic research into how English is learned and used in a wide variety of situations, the programme with its practical focus will help you become a resourceful, reflective and confident professional in the field of English language teaching.

This course forms a pathway within the MA Education. To be awarded the qualification MA Education (English Language Teaching) you will need to successfully complete four 30 credit modules plus a 60 credit dissertation.

Fees and funding

UK students
Full Time: £6,750 Part Time: £1,125 per 30 credits
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
01604 735500