Taught course

TESOL with a Specialism in Teaching Young Learners

Institution
University of St Andrews · English Language Teaching Centre
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours degree in any discipline or significant professional or other relevant experience alongside evidence of prior alternative learning such as professional qualifications or certifications.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The TESOL MSc with a Specialism in Teaching Young Learners (Distance Learning) is designed to be useful to both experienced English language teachers as well as those considering a career in English language teaching. It is aimed at teachers with a particular interest in teaching young learners.

Highlights

  • The programme has two start dates (January and September), allowing for flexible part-time study while working. It also provides plenty of opportunities for you to interact with both on campus and other distance learning students.
  • Focus your studies in your particular area of interest and gain a better theoretical and practical understanding of the challenges and opportunities related to teaching young learners.
  • You will have the option of completing a two-week residential course in St Andrews to give you the opportunity to be part of the St Andrews community and work on a one-to-one basis with our staff.
  • Join experienced practitioners and scholars in the English language teaching community, with opportunities to be involved in ongoing professional development events and the annual English for Academic Purposes (EAP) conference.
  • You will integrate theory and practice – discuss theoretical concepts and frameworks via online forums and webinars and apply these through practical assessments and group work.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
International Education Institute
Email
ie@st-andrews.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1334 46 2255