Chinese - Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages - MATCSOL

University College Cork


Course Name Chinese - Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages - MATCSOL
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MATCH
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

Open for EU applications, check rounds closing dates under
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Duration 1 year Full-time
2 years Part-time

The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €6,630; €3,380 (Year 1 part-time); €3,380 (Year 2 part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,400.

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Entry Requirements

Candidates should hold a Second Class Honours Grade II in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or equivalent in a relevant subject area such as Chinese or Asian Studies. Candidates who are native speakers of Chinese should have a deg...

Course Content

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Our Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL) MA programme aims to provide students with the theoretical knowledge and professional competencies required to teach Chinese effectively to speakers of other languages in a v...

Subjects Taught

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Full-time students choose three modules in the Autumn semester and three in the Spring semester, with a dissertation completed over the summer months.
Part I
Semester One
• CH6301 A Linguistic Introduction to Chinese (10 credi...

Assessment Method Assessment is by a mixture of coursework and formal exams. You’ll be assessed in most cases by essays or other written assignments and by in-class presentations and other elements including classroom observation and teaching practice reports relating to the practice elements.
Careers or Further Progression

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Chinese language learning among non-Chinese people is expanding all the time and it’s a truly global market. This means that an MA TCSOL from UCC can be a passport to employment as a Chinese language teaching professi...

Further Enquiries Professor Kiri Paramore
00 353 21 490 2116
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