MA in English Language Teaching: OnlineOnline MA in English Language Teaching

Course information

Start dates: 29 September 2016

Duration:  2.5 years (2 years for taught components plus 6 months for dissertation)

Who it's for: Experienced teachers who want to take on specialist or leadership roles in ELT

Level of English required: IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6 in each section (or equivalent)

Price: £7,500

Course overview

Delivered entirely online, the course offers postgraduate study delivered by a dedicated team of experienced e-tutors from one of the UK's leading research universities.
The course is made up of two years of taught assessed modules and a final semester of research and writing a dissertation:

Year 1

  • Language analysis for teaching
  • Principles of communicative language teaching
  • E-Learning for English language teaching
  • A critical appraisal of language teaching methodologies

Year 2

  • English as a world language
  • Discourse analysis
  • Second language learning
  • Research skills for dissertation

Year 3

  • Dissertation (6 months)

If you would like more information, please email us at MastersELTonline@britishcouncil.org