Our TESOL course is an advanced training and professional qualification for people who either work in, or plan to work in, any area of teaching English to speakers of other languages. You’ll graduate with the knowledge and practical classroom skills to be a confident, critically reflective and enterprising teacher.
Delivered by experienced professionals who have lived and taught around the globe, the course offers an excellent balance between theory and practice using a range of cutting-edge, innovative teaching methods. It also draws on best practice from across the TESOL sector, focusing on the development of advanced professional capabilities and knowledge in language learning and teaching.
As a TESOL student at the University of Stirling, you'll also have an opportunity to apply for a placement at one of our partner universities in Germany or Hungary, and put your learning into practice.
You have the option to specialise in one of two pathways: Applied Linguistics; Computer Assisted
You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).
A minimum of a second class honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.
Those entering the TESOL full-time programme with a recent Cambridge or Trinity DELTA will get exemption from TESP002 TESOL 'Methodology' and TESPOO4, ‘Grammar for TESOL’.
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