Master of Applied Linguistics and TESOL

General

Program Description

This course equips teachers with in-depth research-based knowledge of topics in TESOL and Applied Linguistics. The course focuses on contemporary models of language, learning and teaching. It has both a strong focus on practice through the supervised teaching practicums, and an emphasis on recent developments in the field of language education. The course consists of subjects that equip teachers with skills and in-depth knowledge in the areas of teaching practice, pedagogical grammars, global Englishes, discourse analysis, phonology and pronunciation, language development and language and literacy for specific purposes. This course is part of an articulated program, comprising of the Master of Applied Linguistics and TESOL, the Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C06116), and the Graduate Certificate in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C11254). Each course functions as an entry point and exit point for students.

Career options include teacher of English as an additional language, adult literacy and numeracy/foundation skills in Australia or overseas (applicants are advised to check with potential employing bodies regarding employment requirements), manager in the TESOL sector and language roles (e.g. audiology, speech pathology).

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

At UTS, we think differently: we take global approach to education that has innovation at its core. What’s more, we’re a university for the real world. All our courses are closely aligned with industr ... Read More

At UTS, we think differently: we take global approach to education that has innovation at its core. What’s more, we’re a university for the real world. All our courses are closely aligned with industry need, so what you learn will prepare you for your future career. Read less