Applied Linguistics and TESOL MA - 2019 Entry
Full time 12 Month(s), Part time 24 Month(s)
This degree brings together the strengths of the former Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) MA and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) MA degrees, which it replaces. It provides an exciting programme suitable for those currently working as language teachers, those who plan to work as language teachers in the future, and those who simply have a strong interest in language learning and teaching.
Core modules cover four areas considered essential to an applied linguistics degree whereas optional modules can be chosen from a range of specialised or broader topics.
You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.
- Using Corpora in Language Teaching
- Content-Based Approaches to Language Education
- Corpus Linguistics
- English Grammar: A Cognitive Approach
- Introduction to Discourse Studies
- Language, Literacies and Digital Communication
- Critical Discourse Analysis
- Forensic Linguistics
- Experimental Phonetics
- Experimental Approaches to Language and Cognition
- Cognitive Linguistics
- Curriculum Design in Language Education
- Teaching Languages to Students with Specific Learning Differences
Information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.
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