University of South Wales - Graduate Programs

MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

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Program Information

School:University of South Wales - Graduate Programs
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Lang./ESL Lang. Instructor
Description:Teaching English to Speakers of Other languages (TESOL) or TEFL provides varied and rich career opportunities, either abroad or in the UK working with bilingual learners from varied cultural backgrounds. The MA TESOL course is for people with some experience of English language teaching or training, and are seeking the opportunity to reflect on your practice and further develop it in the light of theories and recent research.

The emphasis throughout this postgraduate TESOL course is on applying theory to practice and preparation for more senior responsibilities, such as curriculum and materials design. You will have the opportunity to observe and teach various language classes during the course and focus on practicalities of designing a course and developing your skills as a materials writer.
URL:MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) at University of South Wales - Graduate Programs
Length:2 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

If English is not your first language you should be able to demonstrate a level of at least IELTS 6.5 (minimum of 5.5 in each band) or equivalent.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Work Experience
You should be a graduate, or if you’re a non-graduate, you will need proof of relevant experience. You must have at least two years experience of teaching English language to non-native speakers and preferably to adults. Full-time and part-time students choosing modules which have a placement component as part of the assessment process will need to provide evidence of a current enhanced DBS check (or its equivalent if you are an EU or international student). Full-time students wishing to take advantage of the opportunity to participate in the internship scheme will also need to provide evidence of a current enhanced DBS check (or its equivalent if you are an EU or international student).

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 21, 2017

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