English Language Teacher Training and Development at Aberystwyth University

The International English Centre specialises in English Language teacher education and training, and has expertise in TESOL, language teaching methodology, and academic English.

TESOL Certificate

From September 2021, students can gain a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) qualification during their degree by taking a 20-credit TESOL module in Year 1 and Year 2, plus a  Teaching Practice Summer School. There are three components to the qualification:

Find out more here.

Students can take either or both of the above modules for credits without taking the Summer School, but will not receive the additional TEFL Certificate qualification.

TESOL/TEFL modules

Our standalone TESOL modules provide a great introduction to Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and are available to students in Year 2 and final year.

  • IC21920- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 1 (TESOL or TEFL)
  • IC32020- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 2 (TESOL or TEFL)

Courses for Teachers

We provide tailor-made Professional Development for English TeachersTeacher Development Courses for international teachers of English. Contact tesol@aber.ac.uk to request a quote.