Linguistics (also known as formal studies of human language) deals with issues related to the nature of language such as phonetics, morphology, phonology, syntax, pragmatics, semantics and linguistics of history. Linguistics look into multiple issues of language, such as how the language can be learnt, how the language is composed (letters, syllables, words, sentences), including grammatical and structural aspects, meaning and logics. Linguistics has categories such as evolutionary linguistics, historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, language acquisition and discourse analysis. Literature studies take important role on research of the field. Supportive disciplines are anthropology, human anatomy, informatics, philosophy, sociology, psychology, computer science, acoustics and etc.
The degree is fully Bologna compatible and recognized across Europe and beyond under the principles of the Bologna framework.
The programme aims to educate specialists who with their solid linguistic training will be able to conduct research on multilingualism and disseminate their results not only within the academia but also amongst the different stakeholder groups, including politicians.
The MA in General Linguistics also offers a sound basis for careers in the areas of clinical linguistics, curriculum development, language engineering, speech technology, artificial intelligence, etc. The MA in General Linguistics also offers a sound basis for careers in the areas of clinical linguistics, curriculum development, language engineering, speech technology, artificial intelligence, etc.
The Research Master's programme Linguistics gives students the opportunity to specialise in a wide range of linguistic sub-disciplines. The Research Master's programme Linguistics gives students the opportunity to specialise in a wide range of linguistic sub-disciplines.
This programme provides you with a good understanding of modern Spanish and Spanish- American society. It consists of two parts: a literary element, which is taught in conjunction with the MA in Hispanic and Comparative Literature, and a cultural element which is a distinctive part of this MA.
The programme offers in-depth, integrated training in the theories and methodologies of the academic study of linguistics, with a focus on knowledge, skills and insights.
Research activity in Hispanic Studies spans medieval to modern, embracing the history, literatures and cultures of Spain and its regions, Catalonia, Galicia, the Hispanic Caribbean and Spanish America, Portugal and Brazil, as well as the disciplines of Linguistics and Translation Studies.
This new and unique one-year Masters programme is especially designed for trainee teachers, practising teachers and students of English with a background in linguistics or literature. The thesis, which comprises 50% of the programme, combines theory and practice in a detailed study of one aspect of learning or teaching English as a Second Language.
Das Masterstudium Sprachen und Kulturen der Italoromania bildet Studierende zu sprachlichkulturellen MediatorInnen für den italienischsprachigen Kulturraum aus.
Within General Linguistics, typological linguistics and cognitive linguistics are profile areas. In collaboration with the Humanities Laboratory, students and researchers of linguistics can study how human cognition is structured and also which mechanisms guide communication.
The MA Public Service Interpreting (PSI) fills a gap in academic interpreter training throughout the UK. Postgraduate interpreting programmes have generally focused on conference interpreting for international business and supranational institutions such as the EU or the UN.
Master of Arts in Sprachen und Literaturen: Rätoromanisch - 90 ECTS (18 Monate) oder 120 ECTS (24 Monate) - Unterricht auf Rätoromanisch (Deutsch)