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.