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MA Teaching of English for Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

This part-time course will be delivered online via the University of Wolverhampton’s virtual learning environment (VLE), CANVAS starting January 2021. Students will complete six taught modules and a small-scale independent research project. The general educational aim of the pathway is the education and training of specialists in the field of Teaching of English for Speakers of other Languages (TESOL).

You will gain a thorough understanding of English language teaching and learning, which you will be able to apply in a variety of contexts including primary, secondary, further and higher education, educational publishing, language testing and assessment, educational technology and corporate training. The course will also give you the opportunity to study in depth particular areas of TESOL such as course and materials design, teaching young learners and teenagers, teaching English for professional and academic purposes and English language testing and assessment. You will also complete a small-scale independent research project, which will equip you with the research skills necessary for future professional development and further TESOL research at PhD level.

Assessment includes weekly CANVAS contributions and activities, an essay, portfolio of tasks, a practical project, a needs analysis, a genre analysis and a dissertation research proposal which you will be able to share with prospective employers.

Please note that this is a new course and is yet to be validated.

To find out more about this course please contact the International Academy:

Tel: +44 (0) 1902 322 525 (please leave a message)

or

Email: ia@wlv.ac.uk