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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Brigham Young University

24 months
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442 USD/credit
442 USD/credit
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About

In support of their teaching knowledge and skills, students of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme of Brigham Youth University will demonstrate a sophisticated understanding of the major systems of human language (phonology, morphology, lexicon, syntax, grammar, semantics, & pragmatics) and how these are integral to language learning.

Overview

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages programme is offered at Brigham Youth University.

Key facts:

  • In further support of their teaching knowledge and skills, students will analyze and apply theories of second language learning and acquisition.
  • Students will analyze, perform, and communicate professional-levels of research associated with their sophisticated levels of teaching knowledge and skills, understanding of the systems of human language, and language learning theories.
  • Examine second language teaching strategies and procedures and apply accepted principles of effective lesson planning, materials development and language testing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Studies in Language
  • English Spelling
  • Language Policy and Planning in English Language Contexts
  • Varieties of English
  • Language and Literature
  • Advanced Research and Writing Techniques for Second Language Writers
  • Natural Language Processing
  • TESOL Methods and Materials Overview
  • TESOL Methods and Materials Application
  • Research in TESOL
  • TESOL Teaching Skills: Reading, Writing, & Vocabulary
  • TESOL Teaching Skills: Listening, Speaking, and Pronunciation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE
  • TOEFL (Total 90 on iBT -- 23 in speaking, 22 in listening, reading, and writing) or IELTS
  • For those students who did not receive a linguistics BA Ling 401, Introduction to Graduate Linguistics, or equivalent course, is required.  This must be completed during summer term, before starting the MA program in the fall.  Students who believe they have satisfied the prerequisite with an equivalent course at another university should contact the department office at liguistics@byu.edu.  We will need to know where and when you took the course, what grade you received, and a copy of the course syllabus so that we can determine its equivalency to Linguistics 401.
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 442 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    442 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 442 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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