SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme is for those who would like to pursue a career related to teaching Arabic as a foreign / 2nd language (e.g. teacher, programme coordinator, materials developer, teacher trainer); students learn theory and practice specific to teaching the Arabic language as a foreign / 2nd language and about the broader issues and approaches related to language learning and teaching in general; students develop capacity to conduct research related to learning/teaching a 2nd language.

Course Additional Entry

Upper 2nd Class or equivalent in a BA in a relevant discipline (linguistics or applied linguistics), or a BA in another discipline including some relevant units, or relevant professional qualifications (for example, a diploma'level teaching qualifications or exceptional and documented experience in language teaching). A BA in non'linguistics discipline can be compensated by relevant units in (applied) linguistics study units OR a diploma'level teaching qualification (like SOAS Language Centre's PG Diploma in teaching Arabic) but an applicant does not have to have both. Native or native'like proficiency in Arabic is required.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate)