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Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL)

Flinders University

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online Blended
6 months
Duration
17100 AUD/full
11900 AUD/full
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Tuition fee
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About

The Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) from Flinders University is aimed at developing understanding and skills in the area of TESOL.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

The Graduate Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) from Flinders University  is designed to equip you with tools for classroom practice as a prospective TESOL practitioner.

The teaching English to speakers of other languages courses allow you to study on campus, via online mode, or a combination of the two.

Career

With the internationalisation of the job market, graduates with a qualification in English language teaching may have greater employment opportunities.

A TESOL degree will give you the skills and knowledge to teach English in Australia at private language colleges or other registered training organisations, and to teach English overseas in schools, universities and private colleges, by providing them with a solid foundation in the theoretical and practical aspects of English language teaching.  The continued spread of English around the world has created numerous job opportunities TESOL practitioners. 

Potential occupations include:

  • private English language teacher
  • assistant language teacher
  • communications specialist
  • immigration officer
  • international student advisor
  • linguist
  • multicultural service officer
  • travel consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamental Concepts of Second Language Learning and Teaching in TESOL 
  • Curriculum Development and Teaching Practice in TESOL
  • Language Assessment in TESOL 
  • English Linguistics in TESOL 
  • Principles of Teaching and Learning in TESOL

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved bachelor degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution.

  • Graduates already with a Bachelor of Education or Master of Teaching are specialised into English as a Second Language (ESL)/Languages Other than English (LOTE).
  • Students are strongly encouraged to check employment requirements and conditions with potential employers before enrolling in a TESOL course.
  • CRICOS: 053051F

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17100 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17100 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    11900 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11900 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.

Funding

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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