Taught course

Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching

University of York · Department of Education

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Entry requirements

2:1 or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Language, Linguistics or Education.

Months of entry


Course content

Learn about developments in applied linguistics research and reflect on them in light of your own practical expertise.

This course is for students from around the world who wish to pursue a career in teaching foreign languages. It will extend your knowledge of the processes that underpin and facilitate foreign language learning.

The course is designed for experienced language teachers. You should have at least 12 months' experience of full-time, classroom-based teaching (or equivalent).

Information for international students

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept the following qualifications:

IELTS 7.0, minimum 6.0 in all each component.

For more information see our postgraduate English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)1904 323316