MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL

MA Applied Linguistics and TESOL

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Processing time: 30 days
Full-time, Part-time, Distance & online learning
Intakes: September, January
International tuition: £15,500
Domestic tuition: £7,950

Program overview

On this course, you’ll: Develop the skills needed to teach English around the world, to speakers of other languages Expand your knowledge of the theories and methods used in linguistics Unpick the hidden systems and bias in the use of language Reflect on your teaching practice from theoretical and research-based perspectives If you choose to study this course via distance learning, you'll follow the same course structure as the full-time and part-time options, but without the necessity to attend lectures and seminars on campus.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus
Completely online



Qualifications or experience
  • A second-class honours degree or equivalent, plus initial teacher training and a minimum of three months full-time, relevant, teaching experience. If you do not have relevant teaching experience, you can still apply for our campus programme, and you will study an additional non-credit bearing module The Classroom Practice of TESOL at no additional cost.
English language requirements
  • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.5.

Career opportunities

When you finish the course, the university's d Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the industry. Previous students have gone on to work in universities in the UK and abroad, continued their studies, or taken on more advanced roles in their current place of work. After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.

Campus location

Portsmouth , United Kingdom