* Become qualified to teach English as a second language
* Gain accreditation from the Victorian Institute of Teaching
* Teach English in Australia, internationally or online
* Research-driven learning
* Suitable for students with no prior experience, plus a fast-track option for those with experience
Gain the skills required to start an exciting career teaching English as an additional language with our internationally recognised Master of Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). There is a high demand for English teachers, as it's one of the world's most widely spoken languages. Exploring teaching English in a global context, you'll develop specialised skills to suit varied teaching environments, both in Australia and overseas.
In the Master of TESOL, you'll gain a rich understanding of the critical issues in TESOL research, methodology and assessment. You will learn to apply current TESOL methods to enhance classroom practice and learning with creativity and initiative. You'll also master management techniques to make sure your TESOL programs are culturally and linguistically appropriate.
Our Master of TESOL graduates complete the course as highly-employable, versatile candidates for teaching jobs around the world, in Australia or online. The course is employment focussed, meaning we will guide you in the right direction to get the career outcomes you're seeking. You'll finish the course with the specialist ability to develop curriculum towards teaching English as an additional language. Fast-track graduates who complete the four specialist core subjects are eligible for accreditation with the Victorian Institute of Teaching.
The University of Melbourne accepts online applications year-round from domestic applicants.