Education (English Language Teaching) (MA)

University of Reading the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
12 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 7360 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 15650 per year

All study options

About Education (English Language Teaching) at University of Reading

Examine the theory and practice of English Language Teaching and deepen your understanding of broader education-related topics on this MA Education.

This pathway is suitable for teachers who have experience of, or interest in, the teaching of English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL/EFL). You will acquire knowledge and skills in second language acquisition, teaching methodology, broader educational studies and academic skills.

At the Institute of Education we recognise the uniqueness of every student and we address our teaching to suit your individual needs. Alongside your core modules, you will deepen your knowledge and understanding of broader education-related topics. The structure of the course gives you the opportunity to create and shape our programme to suit your needs and your personal career aspirations.

Our teaching is interactive, experiential and innovative. We utilise a wide variety of technologies to enhance your learning, including making use of presentation tools, interactive whiteboards, mixed media, social media and mobile technologies in our teaching and screen capture in assessment.

You tutors are internationally or nationally renowned and their research regularly has a direct impact on school curricula and learning techniques, both in the UK and abroad. As experts in their field, their research also directly informs the focus and content of your course, and you will benefit from the breadth of their expertise and backgrounds in educating and influencing policy.

Our academics are committed to high quality, world-class teaching and this is reflected in the awards they hold. Our academic community comprises 37 Fellows, Associate Fellows and Senior Fellows of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and a National Teaching Fellow.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMAHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study12 months
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 7360 per yearInternational course feesGBP 15650 per year

Notes about fees for this course

The fees listed are for full-time study, unless otherwise stated, and relate to courses starting in the 2018/19 academic year. Fee information will be confirmed in offer letters sent out to successful applicants.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

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