MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL

University of Portsmouth

Program Description

MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL

University of Portsmouth

MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL (2015 entry)

The course is ideal for practicing ELT/EFL/TESOL teachers who wish to continue their professional development and improve their career prospects. As well as thoroughly reviewing developments in the field, this flexible course allows students to develop their expertise in areas of personal interest.

Also available:

MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL (Distance learning)

On this course you can:

  • Extend your knowledge and understanding of learning and teaching as you upgrade your qualifications
  • Reflect on your teaching practice from theoretical and research-based perspectives
  • Improve your career prospects

What opportunities might it lead to?

Completion of the course will support further career options, including diversification into educational management or teacher education, among other paths. Many of our graduates have gone on to obtain jobs in universities in the UK and abroad, or have taken on greater responsibility in their existing institutions. Others have also taken advantage of the secure footing for doctoral-level study provided by the programme.

Entry requirements

A good honours degree or equivalent, plus initial teacher training and a minimum of three months full-time, relevant, teaching experience.

English language requirements

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.5.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated September 10, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
4,500 GBP
Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Portsmouth, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 2 years
Price 4,500 GBP
-UK/EU - £4,500; -Non EU - £11,500