MA in Applied Linguistics

Manchester Metropolitan University

Program Description

MA in Applied Linguistics

Manchester Metropolitan University

The MA in Applied Linguistics is a versatile, interdisciplinary course which aims to provide a solid understanding of the basis of language and linguistics and develop a valuable insight into the relationship between language, culture and society. The programme emphasises the practical application of theories to the social context and aims to enhance your analytical and linguistic skills by introducing different approaches to the analysis of language use.

ABOUT THE COURSE

The academic staff involved in the MA Applied Linguistics are actively involved in current research, and they bring this experience to the classroom by using it to inform their teaching, thus ensuring up-to-date, relevant content on all the course units, delivered by published experts.

Core units

  • Principles of Language and Linguistics
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Research Methods

Optional Units

  • Intercultural Communication
  • Corpus and Lexical Studies
  • Independent Study
  • Selected units from MA TESOL

TYPICAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants are expected to possess a good UK honours degree in any subject or an equivalent international/academic qualification. However, candidates will be considered on their merits, as will people with non-traditional qualifications.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 28, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
7,560 GBP
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Locations
United Kingdom - Manchester, England
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Dates
Aug. 2017
United Kingdom - Manchester, England
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Price
- UK and EU students (per year); 13050 GBP - Non-EU and Channel Island students (per year)