TheTeaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (Part-Time) programme at Birkbeck, University of London is specially structured to bridge the gap between theory and practice and help you reflect on the important balance between them. You will develop knowledge in key areas of research and gain further confidence in your own practice through appreciating individual and cultural styles of learning and communication. By advancing your knowledge of current literature and carrying out your own research for course assignments, you will be able to engage critically and constructively in debates relating to many aspects of language teaching.
Careers and Employability
Graduates go into careers in education, the media and public relations, marketing and publishing, and lexicography and translation. Possible professions include language teacher (TESOL), special educational needs teacher, or careers adviser. This degree may also be useful in various roles within local government, the media, or tourism and hospitality, as well as becoming a higher education lecturer, youth worker, or community development worker.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Language Teaching and Learning in Multilingual and Multicultural Contexts
- Research Methods and Design
- Analysing Language Structure and Use
- Identity in Applied Linguistics Research Level 7
- Language, Culture and Communication
- Marketing Communications: A global perspective
- Second Language Acquisition
Check out the full curriculumVisit official programme website
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you time to complete the admissions process.
DisciplinesEducation Languages Teaching View 508 other Masters in Languages in United Kingdom
Explore more key informationVisit official programme website
Usually at least a second-class honours degree (2:2) or above, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject and/or relevant professional training and language teaching experience.
- An interview may be required. A short admissions task of no more than 500 words may also be requested, to support your application.
Make sure you meet all requirementsVisit official programme website
International8010 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8010 GBP per year during 24 months.
National4410 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4410 GBP per year during 24 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Double-check all feesVisit official programme website
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.