Taught course

Teaching English to Young Learners (distance learning)

University of York · Department of Educational Studies

Entry requirements

Students will normally need: a good degree (UK 2.1 or above, USA grade point average 3.2 or above, China average degree score 80 or above); or a teacher training qualification from a recognised University/College; or formal evidence of teaching experience and teaching experience of approximately 3 years. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Months of entry


Course content

**The Department of Education will not be recruiting to the MA in Teaching English to Young Learners for the academic year 2016/17 as we are undertaking a review of our provision. The text below is for information only.**

This Masters course in Teaching English to Young Learners (MA in TEYL) is a two-year part-time professional development distance learning programme delivered by the Department of Education, University of York, UK.

The MA in TEYL distance programme is a full Masters Degree course and successful participants will be awarded the degree from the University of York on satisfactory completion of all module assignments.

Information for international students

York is a research-intensive university and a proud member of the elite Russell Group of universities. Information about international fees can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

Department and University scholarships may be available, please check our website for details: Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Administrator
+44 (0) 1904 322524