TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

University College Dublin


Course Name TESOL - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
Course Provider University College Dublin
Alternative Provider(s) UCD Applied Language Centre
Course Code Z155 Z259
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2023/2024 September.
Application Date How To Apply
The following entry routes are available:

Duration 1 Years
Attend Full Time
Deadline Rolling*

Duration 2 Years
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time (Z155), 2 Years part-time (Z259).
Course Fee

Expand+MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (Z155) Full Time
EU fee per year - €8480
nonEU fee per year - €20500

MA Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) (Z259) Part Time
EU fee per year - €50...

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Entry Requirements Applicants should hold an honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum second class honours or international equivalence.

Applicants should have a minimum of one years’ relevant teaching experience in Ireland or overseas.

Applicants, whose first language is not English, should have an overall band of 7.0 in IELTS (with a 7.0 in listening and writing components).

Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (No...

Course Summary The MA in TESOL is an internationally recognised qualification in the field of English language education.
Course Content

Expand+- develops the professional competences essential to work in leadership positions within the field

- enables participants critically investigate aspects of own classroom practice in a supportive and developmental environment

- introduces partic...

Learning Outcomes

Expand+Apply a critical reflection to a range of language teaching, learning and assessment approaches and adopt theory into practice.

Demonstrate an evidence based understanding of teaching, learning and assessment in TESOL.

Develop a practical appro...

Subjects Taught Stage 1 - Core
TESOL - Minor thesis LANG40260
The English Language for TESOL LANG40590
The English Teaching Context LANG40600
TESOL: Principles and Practices LANG40610
The TESOL Research Process LANG40620
SLA + TESOL pedagogy

Stage 1 - Option
Teaching Practice, Observation & Feedback LANG40640
Global English LING40260
Meaning LING40300
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Graduates of the programme aim to apply for senior positions within TESOL – posts of responsibility such as Academic Directors, teacher trainers, materials designers, examiners, senior teachers, course designers and beyond. The international field of TESOL continues to expand and there are exciting opportunities for graduates with advanced qualifications.
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Aoife Sheils
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 7900
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