- English Language Learning & Teaching
- Analysing Language for TESOL
- Language Assessment
- Specialist options - Materials Design or Teacher Trainer Development or tutorial-led Guided Independent Study
- Research Methods
- Extended Study - Dissertation or Professional Portfolio
The internship experience and engagement with cutting-edge academic input provide graduates of the MSc TESOL with opportunities to acquire a range of distinctive qualities attractive to employers across the globe. Graduates of previous programmes have found employment as TESOL teachers in schools, colleges and universities. Others have become teacher trainers, materials writers, education managers and test designers. A significant number have gone on to doctoral study (PhD, EdD).
This inspiring course builds on your prior training and experience to combine the best of practical skills development with rigorous academic study within a reflective approach. The course leader is Dr Katy Salisbury, supported by Michael Hall and Dr Steve Disney. Each possesses depth and breadth of experience in TESOL and related areas. Their research specialisms include testing and assessment, language and identity, materials development, English as a lingua franca, cognitive linguistics and ELT management.