M.A. Language and Linguistics

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP14750 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP6500 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Lancaster, England, United Kingdom
This is our most flexible taught programme. You take one core module and a dissertation that further develops your specialist interests. We also offer an extended dissertation option. Support for your studies is provided by the non-credit Postgraduate Academic Study Skills module, which runs in terms 1, 2 and 3.

Description

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This is our most flexible taught programme. You take one core module and a dissertation that further develops your specialist interests.

We also offer an extended dissertation option. Support for your studies is provided by the non-credit Postgraduate Academic Study Skills module, which runs in terms 1, 2 and 3.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

Starting in

  • There is no deadline for this start date.

Dates reflect the university's timezone.

Tuition fee
  • GBP14750 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP6500 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )

Part Time (per year):£3,250

Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 24 months

Course Content

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.

Year 1

    Core

    • Research Methods in Linguistics and English Language

    • Postgraduate Academic Study Skills

    Optional

    • Corpus Linguistics

    • English Grammar: A Cognitive Approach

    • Introduction to Discourse Studies

    • Language, literacies and digital communication

    • Principles of Language Teaching

    • Second Language Acquisition

    • Sociolinguistics

    • Pedagogical Grammar

    • Using corpora in language teaching

    • Bilingualism

    • Critical Discourse Analysis

    • Forensic Linguistics

    • Language Test Construction and Evaluation

    • Learning and Teaching in digitally mediated spaces

    • Pragmatics

    • Sociophonetics

    • Stylistics

    • Content-based Approaches to Language Education

    • Task-based Language Teaching

    • Experimental Approaches to Language and Cognition

    • Cognitive Linguistics

    Information contained on the website with respect of modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, or staff changes, or new research.

English Language Requirements

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6.5

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Requirements

  • A good second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject area.
  • IELTS: 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in listening and speaking and at least 6.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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