Professional Master in English Language Teaching

Coordinator of Program

Dr. Lokman Coskun

lcoskun@beder.edu.al

Scientific Board


Dr. Lokman Coskun lcoskun@beder.edu.al 
 
Dr. Irena Shehu ishehu@beder.edu.al 
 
Dr. William Martin wmartin@beder.edu.al
 
 

This study programme extends to 1.5 year (90 ECTS) and aims to prepare highly qualified teachers of English language. Students attend courses related to pedagogy, human development, and English methodology and finally engage in teaching practicum. Students will also get acquainted with the tools to assess research on classroom practices. The programme is open to all candidates who have been issued a Bachelor degree in English Language and Literature, English Translation and Interpreting, British Studies, and American Studies. Career opportunities include: teaching in primary and secondary level students in different public and private institutions, teaching young students or adults in different language courses and programmes.

Duration of study

Professional Master in English Language Teaching for Secondary Education consists of 1.5 academic years divided into 3 semesters.

Number of Credit (European System of Credit Transfer)

Professional Master in English Language Teaching for Secondary Education consists of 90 ECTS, 1 ECTS = 25 hours.

Title of Diploma

At the end of the program, students are issued a Master Diploma - Professional Master in English Language Teaching for Secondary Education  

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of Professional Master in English Language Teaching for Secondary Education can perform the following tasks:

  • Teacher of English Language in public and / or private schools,
  • Communication moderator in public and / or private companies that practice economic and trade interchanges with English-speaking counterparts
  • Translator and / or editor in the media
  • Intercultural communicator in Tourism
  • Specialist of intercultural relations in governmental organizations and / or various NGOs
  • Relation Office Mediator between one’s country and other countries in public and/or private institutions

 

 

Semester

1

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 PSD 471 Development Psychology English A 64 86 3.50 6
2 ELL 423 Theories and Approaches to Teaching English Language English B 64 87 4.00 6
3 EDU 401 Introduction to Pedagogy English A 64 87 3.50 6
4 EDU 417 Technology Use and Preparation of Didactic Materials English D 64 81 3.50 6
5 EDU 413 Theories of Teaching and Learning English B 64 76 3.50 6
Total 320 417 18 30

Semester

2

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ELL 412 Teaching Methods of English Linguistic Skills English B 64 81 4.00 6
2 ELL 420 Class Leadership and Management English C 64 86 4.00 6
3 ELL 418 Knowledge Control and Evaluation English B 64 77 4.00 6
4 ELL 502 Research Methods English A 64 86 4.00 6
5 ELL 502 Research Methods English A 64 86 4.00 6
6 English Elective English D 0 0 4.00 6
Total 320 416 24 36

Semester

3

  Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
1 ELL 551 Thesis English F 32 344 2.00 15
2 ELL 541 Practice English E 48 325 3.00 15
Total 80 669 5 30

Elective Courses

Code Title Lang CT L/S IW Cr ECTS
ELL 431 Psycholinguistics English D 64 88 4.00 6
ELL 410 Curriculum Design and Development English D 64 81 4.00 6


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