1 year
Sep Nov
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 19,961
GBP 14,165
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

Course aims to connect theory and practice in language teaching, providing up-to-date knowledge of principles and issues in the field, together with consideration of their practical implications; designed for those working in the field of English as a second/foreign language; includes general core modules: introduction to applied linguistics, phonetics and phonology, english grammar and lexis, discourse analysis, second language learning principles, language curriculum design, research Design; plus pedagogically oriented options, including: teaching spoken language, teaching written language, teaching young learners, IT for language teachers, language testing; students must choose 1 of 3 tracks: dissertation (core modules, three options and a 15,000 word dissertation); taught (core modules and six options); or portfolio (core modules, three options and a language teaching portfolio).

This programme is designed to improve practice through evidence-based research, therefore where appropriate participants will undertake research in their classrooms and those of their colleagues and become skilled observers.

Entry Requirements

  • This programme is open to graduate teachers, advisors & lecturers; applications will be considered from professionals with other qualifications who can demonstrate appropriate advanced professional experience.