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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

TESOL

Macquarie University

6 months
Duration
16800 AUD/full
11200 AUD/full
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About

The Graduate Certificate of TESOL at Macquarie University is a course designed for prospective teachers wishing to teach English to speakers of other languages.

Overview

The Graduate Certificate of TESOL at Macquarie University prepares students for a variety of language teaching contexts in Australia and overseas. 

It integrates current theory and practice of TESOL, including teaching methodologies, programming and planning, and linguistics for language teaching. A range of language learners is considered, varying by age, social and cultural backgrounds.

Key features

  • Qualified teachers obtain a recognised ESL/EAL specialisation.
  • New teachers are qualified to teach in a range of language learning institutions.
  • The program includes an integrated professional experience unit involving a teaching practicum in a school.
  • Flexible study options allow study on campus, online or blended.
  • The course provides a pathway to further study in Applied Linguistics and TESOL.
  • All teaching staff are qualified TESOL instructors with wide ranging teaching experience and are actively researching areas of TESOL and Applied Linguistics.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be able to teach in a variety of Australian and overseas English language teaching contexts, including:

  • Australian Migrant English Program (AMEP)
  • English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS)
  • Primary and secondary schools EAL/ESL programs (for qualified school teachers)
  • Overseas language colleges for young, adolescent and adult learners
  • Overseas schools as teacher assistants (requirements will vary by country)
  • In private companies as language tutors in English for Specific Purposes programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language Teaching Methodologies 
  • Planning and Programming in TESOL 
  • Linguistics and Language Teaching 
  • Practicum in TESOL

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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
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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.
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Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 083010M

AQF level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16800 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16800 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.
  • National

    11200 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11200 AUD for the full programme during 6 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /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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