Master of Education TESOL

Objectives of the Program

  • To provide advanced education for teachers and school leaders.
  • To meet the needs of teachers and English teachers for the extensive school network Asia-Pacific International University serves.
  • To provide opportunity for the student to explore and critically analyse various areas of education from a practical, theoretical and professional perspective
  • To discover implications of moral and personal care perspectives for educational theory and practice.

Program Structure for:

MEd TESOL (Research)

36 credits

Core Courses

21

EDUC 501  Qualitative and Quantitative Research

3

EDUC 502  Advanced Research Methods

3

EDUC 539  Studies in English Linguistics

3

EDUC 540  TESOL Theory

3

EDUC 541  TESOL Methodology

3

EDUC 545  Language, Culture and Learning

3

EDUC 560  Professional Practicum: TESOL

3

Elective

3

EDUC 506  Student Welfare in a Caring School

3

Thesis

12

EDUC 595  Thesis: Commencement

3

EDUC 595  Thesis: Continuation and Completion

3

Program Structure for:

MEd TESOL (Coursework)

36 credits

Core Courses

18

Same as Core Courses for MEd TESOL (Research) minus EDUC 502  Advanced Research Methods

 

Elective

3

Same as Elective for MEd TESOL (Research)

3

Professional Courses (Three of the following)

9

EDUC 524  Models for Innovative Classroom Instruction

3

EDUC 530  Curriculum Development

3

EDUC 534  Advanced Instructional Models                     

3

EDUC 538  Enhancement of Learning Through IT

3

EDUC 542  Assessment in the Language Classroom

 3

EDUC 592  Independent Project

3

EDUC 544  Increasing Student Achievement in the Language Classroom

 3

Project

6

EDUC 561  Action Research Application    

 3

and

 

EDUC 592  Independent Project

 3

or

 

EDUC 593  Extended Independent Project

6

 Admissions Criteria
Completion of:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education, or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English Language plus Education Certificate comprising 15 credit points, or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field (subject to the completion of 15 credit prerequisite of Education subjects).
  • English proficiency test score of 5.5 IELTS, 550 TOEFL or equivalent English proficiency Examination (6.5 IELTS, or 600 TOEFL for Avondale program).

Study System

  • Language of instruction is English
  • Instructors are all international faculty
  • Lectures/Tutorials/Coursework:
    • 3 hours/day for a 2-week intensive.
    • 15-week semester for projects
  • Internship/Practicum

Fees*
Academic

                (*subject to change without prior notice)

Address
Asia-Pacific International University
PO Box 4 Muak Lek
Saraburi 18180
Thailand
Tel:  +(66) (036) 720777
Fax: +(66) (036) 720673

Enquiries
Oktavian Mantiri, PhD (Director)
                omantiri@apiu.edu

Elainie Coetzee (Assistant)
                elainie@apiu.edu

Admission Office
                register@apiu.edu