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This Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) course from University of Liverpool is the ideal programme if you’d like to teach English as a foreign language or are already doing so but would like more training.

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Overview

More particularly, the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) course from University of Liverpool  aims:

  • To make you aware of theoretical issues in language teaching, second language acquisition and learning
  • To develop your understanding of current, practical classroom methodology
  • To introduce you to the latest approaches to language analysis
  • To help you understand the connections between theory and practice.

Our academic staff have extensive experience of teaching internationally and working on projects and have active research interests and publications. Student feedback consistently indicates how much they appreciate our tutors’ friendly and patient support as well as their excellent academic and professional abilities.

Career prospects

The independence of study, clarity of expression and management of time demanded by all our taught programmes equip the successful graduate with the skills and knowledge base required for further academic study and research in English and other areas.

However, many graduates choose to enter careers such as teaching, publishing and journalism, or to work in the business sector, often in human resources, administration, marketing or sales.

Successful alumni have gone on to teach English at elementary, secondary and tertiary levels in schools around the globe. A significant number of MA graduates have also continued their studies to PhD level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classroom Observation 
  • Practical Classroom Techniques 
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Research Skills 
  • Lexis and Vocabulary Teaching 
  • Dissertation (tesol)
  • Testing and Assessment of Language Performance 
  • Functional Grammar 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language and are required to provide evidence of this. Qualifications accepted by the University can be found on our International webpages.
  • If you meet the academic requirements of the course but do not have the required level of English Language, it is possible for you to come and study at the University on one of our Pre-sessional EAP programmes.  
  • For entry to our master's programmes a good 2:1 class Bachelors degree in English studies or a similar subject is required.
  • Applicants will have a first degree, usually in English, Linguistics or Education (but we will consider candidates who have studied other subjects).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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