IMG 6886AU TESOL Professors Dr. Ken Beatty & Dr. Andy Curtis

Online Graduate Certificate in TESOL

  • 2 x 9 week Online Courses
  • 1 Course = 4 Credit Points
  • Graduate Certificate in TESOL = 8 Credit Points
  • Total duration = 20 weeks
  • Earn your Graduate Certificate in TESOL while holding down a full-time job.


Here is a basic overview of how the Graduate Certificate in TESOL courses work.

Graduate Certificate in TESOL Course Structure and Program Learning Method

Online Discussion Forum

Assignment 1

Week 1
Online Class
Week 2
Online Class
Week 3
Online Class
Week 4
Online Class
Week 5
Online Class

Assignment 2

Week 6
Online Class
Week 7
Online Class
Week 8
Online Class
Week 9
Final Assignment Week

Weekly Real-Time Webcam Class + Online Discussion Forum participation(at your convenience)

Written answers to weekly chapter questions

2 assignments



  • During each 9-week term you will be evaluated on your participation in the daily online discussion forum, eight 90-minute real-time online webcam classes and two assignments
  • Through the Online Discussion Forum, discuss questions regarding your readings with your professor and fellow students around the world
  • Join weekly 90-minute real-time webcam online classes (60 min. Professor led + 30 min. Student Host led) during the first 8 weeks
  • What you learn today can be used in your classroom tomorrow