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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

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
Language Learning.

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).

Entry Requirements

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’.

Start Date

February, September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other