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  Teaching English for Academic Purposes MA/PGDip/PGCert

Online University of Leeds    School of Languages, Cultures and Societies

Part time September, January PGCert, PGDip, MA 30 months part time (MA), 24 months part time (PGDip), 12 months part time (PGCert) 31 January 2024
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About the course

In this part-time, fully online Masters course, you’ll develop your skills in teaching English for Academic Purposes (EAP). You'll focus on how academic language is taught and explore different approaches within the field. Alongside this, you’ll look at the wider context, examining politics and cultures within higher education as they relate to understanding and teaching academic communication.

You’ll develop as a practitioner, building on your research and analytical skills, as well as your linguistic and intercultural knowledge. Throughout the course, you’ll collaborate with others, developing your teaching practice and your ability to research and engage in scholarship about your practice, contributing to the field through your work.

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Entry Requirements

A bachelor undergraduate degree or equivalent, plus either:

a postgraduate teaching qualification, such as a postgraduate certificate in Education, Higher Education or Academic Practice; a CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching) or a DELTA (Diploma in English Language Teaching), or

at least two years of teaching experience in higher education or teaching English for specific purposes.


UK: £16,500 (Total)
International: £16,500 (Total)

UK: £7,600 (total)
International: £7,600 (total)

UK: £3,800 (total)
International: £3,800 (total)

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