University of Strathclyde

Degree level: Undergraduate

Education and TESOL

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Course summary

BA (Hons) Education and TESOL is an undergraduate programme for international students who will go on to teach English to Speakers of Other Languages around the world. Students join the programme in second year after undertaking a Foundation Studies programme or equivalent. Many graduates will go on to become English teachers in their home country. BA (Hons) Education and TESOL blends Education Studies, TESOL and Placement across all three years of the programme to ensure theory, knowledge and skills are being practised and enriched in a work-based setting, and that placement experience is supporting and enhancing on-campus learning. Learning is designed to be interesting and interactive.There will be opportunities to develop language teaching skills in small group settings and opportunities to learn with larger groups in lectures and seminars. Group projects and placements will allow students to challenge themselves to make a difference within the communities with which they work.

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.






Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students will normally undertake the Foundation Programme for Education and TESOL at the International Study Centre at the University of Strathclyde (See Pathways for entry to second year in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences). Other applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

International £16000 Year 1

Additional fee information

The University of Strathclyde offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries. For further information, please consult the following page: For further information on tuition fees, additional costs and funding for this programme, please view the "Fees and funding" section on the programme website.
Education and TESOL at University of Strathclyde - UCAS