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Applied Linguistics and TESOL

Do you work with second-language speakers and communities in Australia or internationally? Would you like to teach English to speakers of other languages? The Applied Linguistics and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) specialisations at USQ are designed to provide you with skills and knowledge in cross-cultural interaction, language learning needs and English language teaching methodology.

Applied Linguistics & TESOL studies are also a useful complement for a range of professions such as speech therapy and pathology, allied health, psychology or training in a variety of settings that requires skills in communication management and cross-cultural interaction.

Queensland College of Teachers compiled a report called Why choose teaching? A Matter of Choice: Evidence from the Field to help you understand why and for who teaching may be suited.

Career opportunities

Open a gateway to the world with your studies. Employment opportunities exist in education institutions in Australia and internationally for graduates with skills in teaching English to speakers of other languages.

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Study Applied Linguistics and Tesol at USQ