Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics and TESOL

General

Program Description

In its foundation and specialisation subjects, the course presents contemporary models and analysis of language learning and teaching. Students study subjects that build skills and knowledge to teach English in a variety of local and international contexts. The course has both a strong focus on practice through the supervised teaching practicums, and an emphasis on recent developments in the field of language education. The course features flexible study options, with various classes held at times suitable for students working standard full-time hours. Credit recognition may be available. The course is designed by a team of experienced TESOL professionals who are familiar with the full range of English language teaching contexts. This course is part of an articulated program, comprised of the Master of Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C04305), the Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics and TESOL, and the Graduate Certificate in Applied Linguistics and TESOL (C11254). Each course functions as an entry point and exit point for students.

Career options include teacher of English as a second language in Australia or overseas (applicants are advised to check with potential employing bodies regarding employment requirements).

Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

At UTS, we think differently: we take global approach to education that has innovation at its core. What’s more, we’re a university for the real world. All our courses are closely aligned with industr ... Read More

At UTS, we think differently: we take global approach to education that has innovation at its core. What’s more, we’re a university for the real world. All our courses are closely aligned with industry need, so what you learn will prepare you for your future career. Read less