MA Applied linguistics is the most common of a number of Masters, or MA as they are commonly known, which have a higher concentration on science and focus less on classroom practice .
Teaching is an academic area in which students learn techniques and methods on the best ways to share knowledge. Students may choose to focus on one particular study discipline or learning age, or focus on general instructing methods.
The education ministry runs education in China. The government often provides partial funding for the higher education in the technical and public universities. The Chinese government has also developed academic curriculum that allows those students with vocational skills to nurture their talents.
Top Master of Art Programs in Teaching in China 2018/2019
The MA in TESOC program, jointly sponsored by the School of Foreign Languages and Seadragon Education Research Institute, is tailor-made for students from outside China Mainland who have no or little experience in English language teaching but wish to teach English in Chinese schools and communities. [+]
Applications Open - Nov 1st, 2017
Application Deadline – March 10th, 2018
Shenzhen University is a public comprehensive university located in China’s southern outpost – Shenzhen. As a renowned special economic zone, Shenzhen has strong social and business ethos supporting and encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship. Shenzhen is adjacent to the two international metropolises – Hong Kong and Macao, with the fastest growing economy and playing a leading role in the course of China’s modernization and internationalization. Shenzhen now has a population of more than 1,000,000 foreigners, and thus the use of English becomes more and more common. The demand for native English teachers who have both an expertise in language learning and teaching and an in-depth understanding of Chinese culture is on the increase.... [-]
The Master in TESOL will provide suitably qualified graduates with an opportunity to develop a deep understanding of the field of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages... [+]
The MA TESOL programme will provide you with the opportunity to develop both a scholarly and practical understanding of the field of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). It is suitable for language teachers, teacher trainers, educational materials writers and test designers who wish to further develop their range of professional skills and knowledge.
Graduates of this programme, as with all XJTLU masters degrees, earn a University of Liverpool degree that is recognised by the Chinese Ministry of Education.
Knowledge and skills
The MA TESOL programme will help you:
• gain an advanced critical understanding of key issues, theories and practices in the field of English language teaching... [-]