Education and TESOL (2nd year entry)

University of Strathclyde


This programme blends Education Studies, TESOL and placement to create a unique opportunity for undergraduate students who want to go on to teach English in an international context or to work in related fields.

Year 1: students will complete a Foundation Studies programme with the International Study Centre.

Year 2: classes include: Culture Society Formation, Education and Learning, TESOL 1: An Introduction, Digital Technology in Language Education, Developing Language with Communication Skills, Placement and Curriculum.

Year 3: classes include: Adult Education with Placement, Designing Educational Research, Children and Childhood, TESOL 2: Methods, Approaches and Techniques in Language Teaching, Language Awareness: Knowledge about Language, Placement Learning: Community.

Year 4: your Honours year includes: Dissertation, Critical Issues in Education, Research Methods for TESOL, Educational Reprentations in Film and Literature, TESOL 3: Current Issues in Language Education, Placement Learning: Secondary School.

Entry Requirements

Students will normally undertake the Foundation Programme for Education and TESOL at the International Study Centre at the University of Strathclyde - (See Pathways for entry to second year in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences). Other applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Start Date





BA Hons

Study Method

Full time



Course Length

3 years


Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences



SCQF Level


Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other