Master of Arts in Language and Linguistics, Phonetics

Lund University

Program Description

Master of Arts in Language and Linguistics, Phonetics

Lund University

Programme overview

Lund University offers you a unique opportunity to pursue advanced studies in languages and linguistics at Master's level. The Centre for Languages and Literature offers students access to the most modern resources for research and education. You will meet and study together with students from 15 different fields of specialisation. The languages of instruction are English and the language corresponding to the field of your specialisation. As a Master's student, you will have the possibility of receiving funding for a stay abroad to conduct research on your Master's thesis through grants available from the Birgit Rausing Language Programme.

One profile area within phonetics in Lund is prosody, which deals with speech melody and rhythm. This profile is a characteristic feature of the Master s courses in Phonology, Sounds of the World s Languages and Experimental Phonetics. Descriptive phonetics and speech technology are other areas that Master s students in phonetics may focus on. The Humanities Laboratory is an important resource for students of experimental phonetics.


Career prospects

With a Master s degree in Language and Linguistics, you are attractive for employers looking for a highly qualified individual with specialised knowledge in communication and language. An international MA in Language and Linguistics also provides you with the academic background you need in order to apply for doctoral studies in languages and linguistics.


Read more about the programme at www.lunduniversity.lu.se/Language-Phonetics

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 26, 2016
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