Master of Applied Linguistics

Master of Applied Linguistics

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 31 May
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$30,432
Domestic tuition: A$19,340

Program overview

Benefit from a program designed for professional development. You can choose to specialise in Applied Linguistics or Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Studies. Graduate with the skills to enhance your career. Being part of the program allows you to develop your identity as a language professional and become part of a global network.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus


Approved bachelor honours degree in the same discipline; or Approved degree in the same discipline with a GPA of 4.5 and an AQF Level 8 Graduate Diploma in Education. IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6.

Career opportunities

The ongoing demand for qualified teachers of English and other second languages such as Chinese and Japanese provides a wide range of employment opportunities both in Australia and overseas. These include classroom teaching, testing, and language program management. Graduates also take up positions in business and government that draw on the understanding of how languages are used in different settings and cultures. The program has a strong national and international reputation. Graduates take up, and in many cases return to, teaching and administrative positions in high schools, universities and language schools in Australia and New Zealand and abroad. This includes East Asia (China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, and Vietnam), Europe (UK and Finland), Latin America (Chile and Colombia), the Middle East (Oman and Saudi Arabia), Africa (Egypt, Mozambique), and North America (Canada, USA, Mexico).

Campus location

Brisbane , Australia

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