Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

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.


  • 200 points of courseworkYear 1: 4 x compulsory subjects and 4 x electives chosen from the Master of Education. Students must complete the 4 compulsory subjects first in semester 1, before their chosen electives. All 4 compulsory subjects and 4 electives must be completed before you enrol into any additional languages electives for Year 2.Year 2 is comprised of either:Capstone professional project option, 6 x additional languages electives and 1 x capstone professional project subject
  • orResearch pathway option, 4 x additional languages electives and 2 research pathway subjects.



Standard entry requirements

A three-year undergraduate degree or equivalent in any discipline area.


Graduates of Stream A are eligible to register with the Victorian Institute of Teaching as a teacher of TESOL.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Parkville Domestic: $62,582
International: $79,769
  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

Further information

Stream A students must ensure they are available for 22 days of supervised placement at a school or similar setting during school hours.

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