• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

On this TESOL, Leadership and Management (Distance Learning) course at University of Portsmouth, you'll learn about recent developments in the TESOL field, and improve your knowledge and understanding of leadership, management, language learning and teaching.

When you graduate, you'll have the skills and knowledge to progress to management and leadership jobs in the sector, either in your own country or abroad, or the option to continue on to doctoral research in teaching, management and related fields.

What you will experience?

On this course, you'll:
  • Learn the relationship between theory and effective practice in language teaching
  • Get the entrepreneurial skills needed to succeed in the field of educational management
  • Understand the needs of students from different backgrounds and levels of education

Career

When you graduate, you'll be qualified to work in TESOL management and leadership positions in both the private or public sectors.

Career opportunities include:

  • Language school management
  • Higher education institutions management
  • Teacher education
  • External assessment
  • PhD research

We'll provide you with as much support as possible in finding employment, through close industrial contact, careers events, recruitment fairs and individual advice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership, Policy and Strategy: The Management of Educational Change
  • Theory and Practice of TESOL
  • Dissertation
  • Theory and Practice of Applied Linguistics
  • World Englishes
  • Using Technology and Corpora in Learning, Teaching and Research
  • Decision Making in Education
  • Human Resource Management
  • Education and Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Make your application as soon as possible.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Schedule IELTS

General Requirements

  • A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject, plus initial teacher training and a minimum of three months full-time, relevant, teaching experience. 
  • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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