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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (by Distance)

Lancaster University

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24 months
Duration
6445 GBP/year
4465 GBP/year
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About

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (by Distance) degree offered at Lancaster University has a world-wide reputation for excellence in language teaching and research into second language acquisition, and is consistently ranked in the top linguistics departments in the world (QS world rankings). 

Overview

Course Overview

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (by Distance) degree offered at Lancaster University equips teachers with up-to-date knowledge and skills that will enable them to work in a variety of language teaching contexts.  The course is designed for English language teachers who have at least two years’ experience in the field.

You will be able to choose module assignments and dissertation topics that relate to your academic interests and benefit your work. We use the latest pedagogical principles in distance education and web-based learning and teaching, and you will find that we employ a wide variety of technological tools to enhance your learning experience.

Enhancing your career

The quality of Lancaster’s TESOL courses is widely recognised by employers world-wide and former students have taken up prestigious teaching positions in Ministries of Education, Curriculum Development Centres and Research Centres in countries around the world.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Second Language Acquisition (distance) 
  • Trends and Issues in Language Teaching Methodology (distance) 
  • Curriculum Design and Teacher Development (distance) 
  • Second Language Classroom Research (distance) 
  • Classroom Language Assessment (distance) 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

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.
93
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

2:1 (UK Hons) degree or equivalent in a language/linguistics-related degree or one with a number of language/linguistics related subjects.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6445 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12890 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4465 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8930 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (by Distance)
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Lancaster University

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