|Location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus|
|Type||Master courses, part-time|
|Nominal duration||1 years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The Postgraduate Certificate in TESOL is an intensive course that
provides graduates with the academic knowledge and practical skills
required to teach English to speakers of other languages.
In preparation for the course, students are required to undertake
four weeks’ self-study of grammar, phonology and teaching
methodologies. During the four week block delivery part of the course
you will undertake teaching observations and peer teaching tasks and
six hours of live teaching to international students.
The PgC TESOL is a vocational entry-level qualification that is
available to graduates of any discipline. On successful completion of
the course, students can pursue teaching graduate teaching posts
How Does This Course Make Me Employable?
In an increasingly competitive job market, it is widely accepted that
graduates need a mix of practical skills and academic knowledge to
stand out from the crowd. During this course, you will gain a wide
range of transferable skills demanded by most professional employers.
These include public speaking and presentation skills, mentoring
others and the ability to work independently.
Possible Career Options
The PgC TESOL will provide you with valuable knowledge and practical
experience that will allow you to embark on a career in teaching
English to speakers of other languages worldwide with a high degree of
ability and confidence.
This award is also an excellent basis for teacher training, testing,
course administration, further academic study in linguistics and
applied linguistics, and positions in education generally.