This degree programme has a special focus on teaching contexts and is therefore ideally suited for the professional development of English language teaching professionals. If you have at least two years of teaching prior to enrolling on the course, you are eligible for this programme.
We offer a large range of modules on our taught masters programmes, including sessions on research methodology, teaching practice and career development. You will be given the opportunity to display your research and analytical skills through a dissertation.
Students must take two compulsory modules:
Approaches to Language and Linguistics Grammar and Discourse
Students must choose two optional modules from the following:
Research Methods in Applied Linguistic Psychology of Language Text, Talk and Corpus Analysis The Globalisation of English Sociolinguistics of Work
Students must take at least two modules from the following:
Teaching Language and Literature Language Testing and Assessment Syllabus Design and Methodology 1
Students can choose one or two optional modules from the following:
Business and Organisational Communication World Englishes: East and South-East Asia Language and Gender Literary Linguistics Intercultural Communication
Ningbo Govt.International Student Scholarships for Acacemic Excellence
There are approximately 15 scholarships of 30,000 CNY (approx 3,000 GBP) available for masters applicants.Students who would like to apply for this scholarship will need to prepare their documents and submit to the Recruitment & Admissions Office by 31st May 2015
Value of Scholarship(s)
GBP 3,000 (approximate based on exchange rate)
Candidates must have a 2:1 or higher (or equivalent) and meet English Language requirements.
Students must complete a separate application and provide a separate personal statement in addition to applying for a Master's programme at The University of Nottingham Ningbo China.