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Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and/with Modern Languages (Foundation Entry)

4 Years
September 2023
Campus Taught

Our Foundation Entry course in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Modern Languages offers you a career-enhancing combination of English and a foreign language.

Why study with us

  • 3rd
    in the UK for student satisfaction
    Complete University Guide (Linguistics)
  • 3rd
    in the UK for academic support
    National Student Survey (Teacher Training) (compared with unis in the Guardian University Guide)
  • Opportunity to qualify as a Trinity CertTESOL teacher at no additional cost. Teaching practice is with real learners of English.
  • Our course team includes researchers and practitioners with experience and expertise of teaching in the UK and internationally.
  • Our Worldwise Learning Centre offers advice and support for the study of world languages, cultures, travel, and work or study abroad.

What you'll do

  • Access our state-of-the-art learning centre, with interactive video, satellite television, computers, and other self-study audio and video materials.
  • You can choose to spend a period abroad on a work or study placement or as an English language assistant.
  • Your core language modules will improve the four key skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening in the language chosen.

Lynn Everson gives her advice to language students

Module overview

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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  • This course is accredited by Trinity College London and enables you to gain the internationally recognised Trinity Cert TESOL certificate, which qualifies you to teach English to speakers of other languages, opening up exciting career opportunities all over the world.

Future careers

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Modern Languages Foundation Entry could lead to a successful career in teaching, education management, publishing, the civil service, translating and interpreting.

Fees and funding

First year£6,500 for the first year
Full-time£9,250 per year
First year£11,000 for the first year
Full-time£14,900 per year
First year£9,250 for the first year
Full-time£9,250 per year
First year£16,400 for the first year
Full-time£16,500 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Psychology and Humanities

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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