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  • Specialisation in Developing English Teaching Skills (M051)
  • Specialisation in Teaching English Through Literature (M052)
  • Specialitsation in Teaching Through English in Bilingual Schools (M053)

Master`s webpage

Participating Universities

University of Alcalá

Organising Centre, Department or Institute

Department of Modern Philology

Teaching centre(s)

Faculty of Philosophy and Arts
San José de Caracciolos College

Year Course Started

2006-07 (RD 56/2005)
2009-10 (RD 1393/2007)



Official Duration

One academic year full-time

Minimum number of ECTS by type of registration and course

60 ECTS full-time and 30 ECTS part-time

Type of teaching

Semi-presential. Combines face-to-face and online teaching, with the help of the online platform of the Universidad de Alcalá



Professional qualification

This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.




Dra. Raquel Fernández Fernández


Specialities coordinators:
- Dra M.Dolores Porto Requejo
- Dra. Silvia García Hernández

External placement coordination:
- Dr. Juan Manuel Camacho Ramos

Academic Committee

Dra. Raquel Fernández Fernández
Dra. M. Dolores Porto Requejo
Dra. Silvia García Hernández


Academic issues:

Administrative issues:

Goals and competencies

The goals of this Master's degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competencies required to obtain a master's degree, following article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.

Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competencies that must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and of universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.

Number of places for new students

Número total de plazas ofertadas:
  • Especialidad en Developing English Teaching Skills: 15 plazas
  • Especialidad en Teaching English Through Literature: 10 plazas
  • Especialidad en Teaching Through English in Bilingual Schools: 15 plazas

Minimum number of places for an speciality to be taught: 5

Reserved places: 5% for students with a certified disability of 33% or more.

Subjects, academic staff, competences, teaching guides and final project regulations

For Master's Dissertations to be defended from the academic year 2019-20 onwards, it has been established that, along with the Master's Dissertation, the student must submit to the director the summarized report (% of coincidence) given through Turnitin application, once the director has opened the application to obtain the aforementioned report (Approved by the Official Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies Committee, on its regular session dated 24th September 2019).


Collaboration agreements and programmes




From October to June


Los módulos que tengan actividades presenciales se impartirán, de forma intensiva, de lunes a viernes, de 17:30 a 20:30 horas

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Faculty of Philosophy and Arts
Historic Campus
San José de Caracciolos College
C/ Trinidad 3-5
28801. Alcalá de Henares

Material resources

Installations, services and plans
(Computer rooms, bibliographic resources, libraries, study rooms):

Material resources available to course participants

External Practicums

Spanish Registry of Universities, Centres and Qualifications registration

Course implementation

Quality guarantee system

Quality committee

Dra. Raquel Fernández Fernández

Dra. M. Dolores Porto Requejo

Dra. Silvia García Hernández

Dr. Antonio García Gómez

Dña. Laura Arrebola Benítez (estudiante)

Dña. Ana Lucía Sansón Caicedo (estudiante)

Isabel San Vicente (PAS)

Complaints and Suggestions