Monash University

Postgraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2015 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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Managing facultyFaculty of Education


  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.


The Master of TESOL prepares students as language teachers for a variety of Australian and international educational settings. Students explore the connections between theories and practices of additional language acquisition, principles of language teaching and learning, and social and cultural contexts in language learning and use. The course covers areas such as teaching and learning additional languages, content-based learning, curriculum development and assessment, as well as critical and analytical skills to discuss research in the field of TESOL and apply it in professional contexts.


Students complete units in orientation to education, key constructs in education, enhanced professional learning and professional inquiry in TESOL.

Refer to the course entry for full course requirements.

Relevant courses

D6005 Master of TESOL