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University of St Andrews: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) with English Medium Instruction

Institution University of St Andrews View institution profile
Department International Education Institute
Telephone 01334 46 2255
Study type Taught


The MSc in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) with a Specialism in English Medium Instruction is a one-year course run by the International Education Institute. It is designed to be useful to both experienced English language teachers as well as those considering a career in English language teaching. It is aimed at teachers with a particular interest in English medium instruction.

Highlights - Focus your studies in your particular area of interest, and gain a better theoretical and practical understanding of the challenges and opportunities related to English medium instruction.

  • Take a specific English Medium Instruction module, conduct research in this area as part of an Action Research module, and choose a dissertation topic to research further into the field of teaching young learners.

  • Join experienced practitioners and scholars in the English language teaching community, with opportunities to be involved in ongoing professional development events and the annual English for Academic Purposes (EAP) conference.

  • Integrate theory and practice – discuss theoretical concepts and frameworks in small groups and apply these through practical assessments and peer teaching sessions.

  • Engage in, and reflect on, a new language learning experience as part of the programme to gain a 360 degree perspective on language teaching and learning.


The University of St Andrews

The University of St Andrews is Scotland’s first University. Year on year some of the worlds’ brightest and most promising students come to study with us, enriching their future and ours. Over six centuries of experience give us a deep understanding of what students want and need to succeed in today’s professional world and our graduates go on to help shape the world and are in high demand by employers due to the quality of the skills and education developed as a student with us. Whatever your ambitions may be St Andrews will help you …

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