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Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching

University of York

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
18240 GBP/year
8040 GBP/year
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About

This Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching course from University of York is designed for those with experience of teaching English as a second language.

Overview

Extend your knowledge of the processes that underpin and facilitate language learning

You'll learn about new developments in applied linguistics research and will be able to reflect on these in light of your own practical expertise.

Careers and skills

This Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching course from University of York is an ideal grounding for postgraduate students looking to go on to further study such as PhD or for a career in the education sector.

Many of our graduates become English language teachers all around the world, in private language schools, state schools, universities and other organisations requiring English language instruction. Others find employment opportunities in areas of course and syllabus design, and materials writing in large and small scale publishing houses.

Our postgraduate courses can be used to complement teacher training/development programmes and voluntary or paid roles which focus on the more practical elements of teaching. However, other than our PGCE, our courses are not teacher training programmes in themselves.

Career opportunities

  • Teaching and academia
  • Publishing
  • Media
  • Local government
  • Education policy
  • Information management
  • Human resources

A number of our graduates go on to obtain research degrees in applied linguistics, TESOL, education and related topics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language for Education 
  • Teaching and Learning Language
  • Research Methods in Language Learning and Teaching
  • Planning and Communicating Research
  • Teaching English for Academic Purposes
  • Teaching World Englishes 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
96
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).
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
67

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should already have, or shortly complete, a degree in a relevant discipline, such as English language, linguistics or education with a substantial English component.
  • We would typically expect you to have achieved at least a 2:1 in your undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18240 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8040 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8040 GBP per year and a duration of 12 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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Applied Linguistics for English Language Teaching
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