Alister Widdowson

B.Eng Combined Engineering, MA Applied linguistics and TESOL, Cambridge ESOL DELTA


Oxford Brookes Business School


I support students in their foundation and pre master courses. For the foundation programme, I am module leader for Maths and stats for university study, perspectives on modern Britain , business fundamentals and foundations of business. On the pre masters I am module leader on the seminar and interview skills and advanced seminar skills modules

Teaching and supervision

Modules taught

  • Maths and stats for university study
  • Perspectives on modern Britain
  • Business fundamentals
  • Foundations of business
  • Seminar and interview skills
  • Advanced seminar skills modules

Further details

I am very interested in online education and have been involved in online course design and delivery for around 12 years, primary with the British council and Southampton university where I work on an online MA in ELT. 

I am external examiner for the University of Cardiff foundation programme.