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TESOL, Modern Languages and Area Studies

Foundation Entry Year

During your Foundation Entry Year you will study alongside peers from related courses, whilst you gain a broad introduction to the combination of a foreign language and teaching English. You'll develop fluency in your chosen language and gain a thorough understanding of the wider social, cultural and political context of the regions where the language is spoken. Your skills and knowledge are complemented in TESOL with the analysis of English language, further work on oral and written communication and study of theories, approaches and methodologies related to teaching and learning English. Alongside your language studies, you will analyse the theories, approaches and methodologies related to teaching and learning English. Our TESOL provision is accredited by Trinity College. Through our links with national and international employers, we provide you with opportunities to gain valuable work experience throughout your studies. Away from the classroom you’ll benefit from the support of our Worldwise Learning Centre, where you can learn a new language, apply for a LinGO Travel Award, gain further work experience and meet industry experts.

For detailed information about studying this course at the University of Central Lancashire, please see the course specification and course handbook for your year of entry: 2016.

Please Note: For details on possible changes to courses, please see our Important Information

Foundation Year Modules

  • Essential Study Skills for Higher Education 
  • Developing Academic Knowledge
  • Skills for Language Students
  • Foundation in TESOL
  • Introduction to Area Studies

Optional Modules

  • Introduction to Literature
  • Introduction to English Language and Linguistics
  • Extended Course Essay

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Applications are now welcome for September 2016 places.