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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Linguistics BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This course is subject to a review which may mean a change to the units of study.**Overview**Our BA (Hons) TESOL and Linguistics gives you the professional skills and academic knowledge to teach English around the world. Our programmes are designed to offer deep critical, theoretical and practical understandings of theories and approaches to teach English in a multilingual world. In addition, you will be equipped with advanced linguistic knowledge about language use, structure and variation in order to prepare you for the practical challenges and excitements of teaching English to speakers of other languages.You will learn how to tailor your language teaching approaches depending on learners’ needs, how to design specialised teaching materials to cater for specific contexts and how to engage with debates about social and ideological issues in English language education.This course has a Foundation Year available.**Features and Benefits**- You will have the opportunity to complete the Trinity Cert TESOL teaching qualification at no extra cost. This is an internationally-recognised teaching qualification which is embedded in the programme. The Trinity CertTESOL is accredited by Trinity College London and is accepted by the British Council and other international teaching organisations. This means that you can graduate with both a BA Honours Degree and a teaching qualification allowing you to work globally.- You will have the opportunity to practice teaching English in a supportive environment: teaching one-to-one, teaching small groups, assessing learners, and designing materials.- You will have the opportunity to take part in wider language teaching and learning activities organised by the Language Centre.- Our Language Resource Centre is equipped with social learning spaces, PCs and voice recognition software for language training. It is also home to our multimedia and audio language learning laboratories/media booths for group-work with PCs or large flat screen TVs and multiple satellite channels broadcast in foreign languages with recording facilities.- Study alongside Erasmus students from our European partner institutions.- We coach practical skills for work including communication skills, presentation skills, essay and report writing, summary skills, interview and questionnaire techniques.- Our Linguistics subject is ranked within the top 20 institutions in the Complete University Guide 2020.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 15,500per year

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

Entry requirements

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A level : BCC - BBC

Grade C or above in an English or modern languages subject at GCE A Level is preferred. Humanities and Social Science subjects such as History, Politics, Sociology and Psychology will also be considered


University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,000 students from more than 130 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    27th out of 81 4

    19th out of 29 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    130 65%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76 76%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    114 55%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%



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