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Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL) MA

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Jubilee Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This course will deepen your understanding of Chinese language education and set you up for a rewarding international career in this fast-growing area. You will gain the knowledge to successfully prepare, design and deliver Chinese language programmes in local and global teaching contexts.

Our teaching is informed by leading research, and our range of optional modules reflect the latest in applied linguistics and language teacher education. This will ensure you well prepared to commence a career this field.

You may also have opportunities to supplement your learning by visiting schools, engaging in teaching practice, attending talks by guest speakers and participating in external workshops.

This course is ideal for current Chinese language teachers keen to develop their current experience, as well as teachers of other subjects wanting to teach Chinese and those interested in course design, management or teacher training.


Our graduates go on to a varied range of careers within the teaching sector. Example roles include: counsellors, education advisers, language tutors, primary/secondary teachers and vocational/industrial trainers and instructors.

You will also be well placed to commence doctoral studies in applied linguistics, education and social science.

Many of our graduates are already in employment while undertaking part-time study for professional development in their chosen career.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 20,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

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    143 71%


  • Graduate prospects

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    75.0 75%


  • Student satisfaction

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    3.35 67%


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  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.37 87%


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