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MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is now open for application!

21 Dec, 2022

MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages is now open for application!

Programme Code: A1M057

Study Mode: One-year Full-time

Application Deadline: 31 Mar 2023

Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages [MATESOL]

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Points (cps)
Core Courses*
ENG 6236ELT Methodology: Innovation and Change3 cps
ENG 6361Second Language Research Methods3 cps
Degree Strand Courses / Electives*
ENG 6210Psycholinguistics and Second Language Acquisition3 cps
ENG 6211Sociolinguistics3 cps
ENG 6212English Phonetics and Phonology3 cps
ENG 6213Written and Spoken Discourse3 cps
ENG 6214Pedagogical Grammar3 cps
ENG 6216Lexis, Morphology and Semantics3 cps
ENG 6395English Language Teaching in Action3 cps
ENG 6421Digital Technology for English Studies3 cps
ENG 6359Dissertation6 cps



* The course list above is for reference only and is subject to change. Not all degree strand courses/electives will be offered every year.




Any aspect of course offerings (including, without limitation, the content of the course and the manner in which the course is taught) may be subject to change at any time at the sole discretion of the University. Without limiting the right of the University to amend the course and its course offerings, it is envisaged that changes may be required due to factors such as staffing, enrolment levels, logistical arrangements, curriculum changes, and other factors caused by unforseeable circumstances. Tuition fees, once paid, are non-refundable.


In Semester 1 of 2022/23, the default mode of teaching of all classes will be in-person on campus using face-to-face mode. Students who are currently not in Hong Kong are advised to make their travel plan as early as possible and allow sufficient time for off-campus quarantine in compliance with the Government's requirements.

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