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TESOL stands for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, and many programs focus on three main principles. These are applied scientific research, theoretical linguistic knowledge and the practical use of both research and theory.

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University of Southampton

This programme provides a focused route for new English language professionals who wish to develop advanced knowledge and skills in the English language curriculum, pedag ... [+]

This programme provides a focused route for new English language professionals who wish to develop advanced knowledge and skills in the English language curriculum, pedagogy, and assessment. You will study contemporary approaches to curriculum, assessment, and pedagogy, with opportunities to follow specialist interests, such as learner autonomy and English as an international language. You will develop a deeper understanding of the theory and practice of English language teaching and gain the skills required to challenge current professional practice, to innovate, and to undertake a range of leadership roles in English language teaching.

Introducing your degree

This programme provides a focused route for recent graduates wishing to develop their understanding of the theory and practice of English language teaching in order to start their career as English language professionals and gain the skills required to develop their professional practice.... [-]

United Kingdom Southampton
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
University of Nicosia

To provide students with a strong professional foundation for developing practical teaching skills in relation to TESOL. ... [+]

Duration (years): 1.5 years Qualification Awarded: TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA, 1.5 years or 3 semesters) Level of Qualification: 2nd Cycle ( Master Degree) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full time/part time Minimum ECTS Credits: 90 Profile of the Programme To provide students with a strong professional foundation for developing practical teaching skills in relation to TESOL; To further students’ understanding of English language teaching.

Specific:

To develop in the student an understanding of a range of disciplines and areas of professional activity which underpin the field of TESOL and constitute its focus and its concerns; To provide students with a solid theoretical foundation and the necessary professional skills in TESOL; To equip the students with the linguistic knowledge, cultural understanding, and pedagogical training essential to the various aspects of TESOL; To provide theoretical and/or practical support for actual situations within the language classroom; To develop students’ skills in critical reading and the ability to design a research project; To provide the theoretical and/or practical basis required for the study of a doctoral degree. Career Prospects ... [-]
Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Nicosia

To provide students with a strong professional foundation for developing practical teaching skills in relation to TESOL; to further students’ understanding of English lan ... [+]

Duration (years): 3 semesters Qualification Awarded: Master of Arts in TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Level of Qualification: Master Degree (2nd Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Distance Learning Minimum ECTS Credits: 90 Profile of the Programme

General Objectives

To provide students with a strong professional foundation for developing practical teaching skills in relation to TESOL; to further students’ understanding of English language teaching.

Specific Objectives

To develop in the student an understanding of a range of disciplines and areas of professional activity which underpin the field of TESOL and constitute its focus and its concerns; To provide students with a solid theoretical foundation and the necessary professional skills in TESOL; To equip the students with the linguistic knowledge, cultural understanding, and pedagogical training essential to the various aspects of TESOL; To provide theoretical and/or practical support for actual situations within the language classroom, To develop students’ skills in critical reading and the ability to design a research project, To provide the theoretical and/or practical basis required for the study of a doctoral degree. Career Prospects ... [-]
Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Online
Cardiff Metropolitan University

This new course covers the fundamentals of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Masters level. Students will examine key issues in the field including teach ... [+]

Course Overview

This new course covers the fundamentals of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Master's level.

Students will examine key issues in the field including teaching methods in English Language Teaching, teaching English to Young Learners and English for Specific Purposes, including English for Academic Purposes.

Learning & Teaching

The MA Education TESOL course will be delivered via a variety of methods including lectures, seminars, peer teaching sessions, as well as individual and group work. In addition to timetabled delivery, there will be elements of self-study and independent learning which will reinforce the content delivered in face-to-face contact sessions.... [-]

United Kingdom Cardiff
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
American University of Armenia

The program is committed to sustainable development in academic excellence and scholarship, free inquiry, leadership, integrity, and service to society. ... [+]

Mission Statement

The program is committed to sustainable development in academic excellence and scholarship, free inquiry, leadership, integrity, and service to society. More specifically, the Department strives to:

address the growing educational needs of English language teachers by offering both a Certificate and a Masters’ in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), address the academic needs of prospective students preparing for graduate studies at AUA by providing instruction in the English for General Purposes Program, and foster research for the professional development of faculty and students.

The two-year AUA Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (MA TEFL) Program is a professional degree that aims to prepare teachers of English as a foreign language for schools and colleges. Graduates typically work in schools and universities as instructors, curriculum designers, and language proficiency evaluators. The program also offers a graduate certificate: Teaching English as a Foreign Language (C-TEFL). The curricula of these programs closely follow the requirements and standards of similar courses and degree offerings at institutions in the United States and international best practices.... [-]

Armenia Yerevan
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Westminster

This course provides you with a specialist combination of theoretical academic study and robust practical application and skills development in English language teaching. ... [+]

Course summary

This course provides you with a specialist combination of theoretical academic study and robust practical application and skills development in English language teaching. It provides advanced training for TESOL professionals and examines the latest developments in TESOL methodology and related issues. You will develop the practical and professional skills involved in TESOL, along with the ability to analyse and apply theoretical perspectives to practical situations.

The course enables you to develop your skills in argument, synthesis and critical expression of TESOL issues, and apply them in different teaching contexts. You will also enhance your advanced skills of research, presentation and analysis in TESOL contexts. Nurturing ongoing professional development and skills in pursuing further independent research is an important aspect of the course, enabling you to make a full contribution to professional development in your specialist area.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences

This course will develop your critical understanding of recent developments in TESOL theory and practice and stimulate you to reflect your own teaching. ... [+]

Overview

Designed to develop your critical understanding of recent developments in TESOL theory and practice, this course will motivate you to reflect on your own teaching. This is also offered as a web-based distance learning MA.

This course is suitable if you are currently or looking to teach English to speakers of other languages, keen to build on your existing knowledge and experience, seeking to improve your career prospects or interested in researching your own teaching practices/context.

It will prepare you to conduct independent research into teaching and learning and provides a pathway to doctoral study. You will meet expert tutors in the field of English language teaching, a major branch of applied linguistics, who have many years' experience teaching at this level and who are committed to providing the best quality study experience.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Horizons University

The Master of Arts degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA TESOL) is designed for those interested in teaching English as a foreign language to chil ... [+]

MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MA in TESOL)

This program is designed for those interested in teaching English as a foreign language to children and adults in a variety of educational settings.

The MA TESOL program is a practitioner-oriented degree that combines a comprehensive coverage of theory and practice of foreign language learning and teaching. An interdisciplinary program, it aims to equip teachers of ESL/EFL with solid knowledge of second language acquisition theory, the structure of English, pragmatics, teaching methods and principles, as well as to provide practical training in curriculum development and design, assessment, educational research, and computer-assisted language learning. This program also prepares students planning to pursue Ph.D. programs in TESOL.... [-]

France Paris
September 2019
1 - 2 years
Online
University of Leeds, Faculty of Education, Social Sciences, and Law

This programme for experienced TESOL teachers, advisors and teacher trainers focuses on the teaching of English or other languages to children between 5 and 12 years old. ... [+]

Master of Art Programs in TESOL in Europe 2019. Overview This programme for experienced TESOL teachers, advisors and teacher trainers focuses on the teaching of English or other languages to children between 5 and 12 years old. You’ll study core modules alongside students on our other TESOL programmes, exploring how people learn languages and the strategies teachers use to develop the key skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking. A specialist module will focus on foreign language learning in children and how theories of learning and pedagogy have contributed to TESOL practice in the classroom. In addition, you’ll choose from optional modules allowing you to build your knowledge of topics such as the potential for technology in language learning, materials development and TESOL teacher education. Taught by leading researchers and experienced practitioners in TESOL, you’ll benefit from a wide range of resources and support. You’ll gain valuable skills to inform your teaching practice in a stimulating, friendly environment. Research and professional insight The Language Education team in the School of Education is nationally and internationally recognised for its range of teaching, research, knowledge transfer and consultancy work in TESOL, ELT, EFL, ESOL, EAL, Modern Foreign Languages, and Applied Linguistics. As a large team of education practitioners, we have a wide range of experience of teaching and teacher education work in many contexts in the UK and around the world. As researchers, we have a broad range of expertise across the discipline with ongoing research projects in teacher development, language use... [-]
United Kingdom Leeds
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

The MA TESOL and Applied Linguistics is an exciting and innovative new course that will equip you with the skills essential for a career in one of the worlds fastest grow ... [+]

Overview

The MA TESOL and Applied Linguistics is an exciting and innovative new course that will equip you with the skills essential for a career in one of the worlds fastest growing professions.

The course is delivered by lecturers with years of experience in English language teaching and postgraduate supervision.

Learner-centred teaching allows you to reflect on the practice and theory of TESOL with expert support, in light of the most recent advances in the understanding of language teaching and learning. The programme combines the study of theories, methods and materials with a detailed analysis of language and an awareness of practical research methods. It will prepare you for work in multiple educational environments and is also an excellent preparation for further postgraduate study.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Campus
Online
Leeds Beckett University

You will gain practical classroom experience and you will develop creative multimedia resources and teaching materials through hands-on activities. There will be the oppo ... [+]

Course details

We provide academic and professional development for English language practitioners looking to advance their careers in teaching.

You will gain practical classroom experience on the course through teaching in Leeds, teaching in your own workplace and/or through lesson observations. You will develop your ability to create multimedia resources and teaching materials through hands-on activities. There will be the opportunity to pursue a specialism, such as English as a second or another language, teaching English for Academic Purposes, teaching English to young learners, teacher training or English language teaching management.

We currently offer two routes of study:... [-]

United Kingdom Leeds
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Campus
Online
Bath Spa University

We aim to develop confident, well informed, resourceful language teaching practitioners who are capable of designing and teaching comprehensive language programmes. You’l ... [+]

Develop your TESOL career prospects with our MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.

One of the few TESOL programmes in the UK which incorporates a placement component.

Designed for both experienced teachers and those with little or no teaching experience.

Blends the theory of language and linguistics teaching with practical skills development.

We aim to develop confident, well informed, resourceful language teaching practitioners who are capable of designing and teaching comprehensive language programmes. You’ll extend your knowledge base by engaging in independent research into your own practice and setting.

We recognise and value professional, cultural and life experiences; you’ll develop and explore these experiences during the programme. This will enhance your professional knowledge and understanding through reflection, aided by theoretical input and practical application.... [-]

United Kingdom Bath
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Eötvös Loránd University

This full-time master’s degree program is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills and experience that will enable them to become fully-fledged profess ... [+]

Master of Art Programs in TESOL in Europe 2019.

This full-time master’s degree program is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills and experience that will enable them to become fully-fledged professionals in the field of teaching of English as a foreign language. It includes three main components:

A series of taught modules (on-campus seminars and lectures) covering relevant subject areas in both semesters; A period of supervised hands-on teaching practice (50 hours during the second semester) during which participants work with real learners of English as a foreign language; A research-based dissertation or other project-based work, to be submitted any time within two years after the participant has earned all the credits on the taught courses. ... [-]
Hungary District V.
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Nottingham Trent University: School of Arts and Humanities

This course is designed for experienced "English as a Foreign Language" teachers, who are seeking opportunities to enhance their professional development and career oppor ... [+]

MA English Language Teaching

This course is designed for experienced English as a Foreign Language teachers, who are seeking opportunities to enhance their professional development and career opportunities.

The profile of course participants is very international, including most recently Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea, Saudi Arabia, Libya, Mexico, Poland, Switzerland and the UK.

What you'll study

This course integrates the theoretical and practical aspects of English language teaching. It aims to develop your in-depth knowledge and understanding of the links between teaching, academic research, and theories of language learning and teaching.

Our teaching methods encourage active participation in group work, discussion and exchange of ideas, with the aim of developing students’ critical and analytical skills. We value the range of perspectives that students from different socio-cultural contexts bring to teaching and learning.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Nottingham Trent University: School of Arts and Humanities

This course is ideal for those with no or very little prior English language teaching experience (less than two years) who wish to become an English language teacher to s ... [+]

MA TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

This course is ideal for those with no or very little prior English language teaching experience (less than two years) who wish to become an English language teacher to speakers of other languages.

The course has a practical focus and is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge base required to excel as an English language teaching professional in a global environment.

What you'll study

The course has a very practical focus. You will have the opportunity to take a one-year module on practical teaching. You will be involved in demonstrating a range of teaching methods in practical sessions, designing teaching materials, planning lessons and tests.... [-]

United Kingdom Nottingham
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus