Master of English in a Global Context

  • CRICOS Code: 077472J

Course overview

  • 18 months full time
  • Hawthorn English Language Centre in Melbourne's easter suburbs
  • Available to domestic and international students.
  • Start Year Intake - February and Mid Year Intake - July


This course has been discontinued for 2019 entry.

The Master of English in a Global Context is a unique program that aims to develop your confidence and competence as an international English communicator.

The innovative program brings together linguistic and cross cultural communication theory, with academic and language skills learning. You will gain powerful insights into cross cultural interaction and the role of English as a global communication tool, while simultaneously increasing your own English proficiency and flexibility.

Please note: the program is only available to students for whom English is a second or foreign language.

Prepare for an international role

Effective cross-cultural communication and collaboration are 'becoming critical to the financial success of companies with international aspirations.' CEOs have observed that the communication skills of employees 'can have a (clear) impact on an international company’s bottom line'. *

The Master of English in a Global Context will help you build the cross-cultural awareness, critical thinking and linguistic ability required to remain competitive in the global job market.

*Economist Intelligence Unit ‘Competing across borders’, The Economist

Academic support

You will be guided by linguistics academics who are also highly experienced English language learning professionals.

The Melbourne Graduate School of Education is home to a number of internationally recognised education experts, and at the cutting edge of teaching and research.

#1 in Australia for Education

We are number one in Australia for education and top six in the world.
(QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018)