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Postgraduate | TAS-ESG716 | 2023

Language, Culture and Diversity

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

Start dates

  • 10 July 2023

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About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Demonstrate an understanding of language, culture and diversity in relation to contemporary TESOL practice and theory.
    2. Reflect critically on the contextual impact of language and culture on TESOL pedagogy.
    3. Demonstrate an awareness of the contribution of sociolinguistics in theorising teaching and learning in a TESOL context.
    4. Demonstrate an understanding of contemporary debates and issues related to the multi-contextual nature of English language teaching (ELT) as a socio-cultural activity.
    5. Enhance your writing skills related to academic writing.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-EDN-GCE-2023 - Graduate Certificate in Education

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Graduate Certificate in Education