31 Masters Programs in Applied Linguistics

A masters degree in applied linguistics is an arts masters degree program that entails theory and research of linguistics. The program is wide and also encompasses the practical problems and solutions offered by use of linguistics in the society. A student enrolling for this masters program is offered an opportunity to work in diverse areas which include: education, computer technology, medicine… Read more

A masters degree in applied linguistics is an arts masters degree program that entails theory and research of linguistics. The program is wide and also encompasses the practical problems and solutions offered by use of linguistics in the society. A student enrolling for this masters program is offered an opportunity to work in diverse areas which include: education, computer technology, medicine and law. Therefore, the masters program’s marketability is enhanced by the numerous job opportunities available to graduates of the degree program.

The masters program offers specializations in a variety of fields; ranging from language acquisitions, development, linguistics theory, language structure, sign language, bilingualism, language teaching and literacy in classrooms. A graduate of this masters program can also apply their knowledge in applied projects in the communities they live or study in. For interested students who would wish to enroll for the masters program but they do not have experience in the field are required to take introductory classes before enrolling for the masters program.

Taking a masters degree in applied linguistics also requires one to take classes in a foreign language. This requirement offers the students of the program an upper hand as well as increasing their marketability by opening up more opportunities for them; by enabling the taking up of job offers in foreign areas.

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York St John University
York, United Kingdom

The programme is designed for both qualified and intending teachers of English to speakers of other languages. It attracts students from different parts of the world, who brin ... +

The programme is designed for both qualified and intending teachers of English to speakers of other languages. It attracts students from different parts of the world, who bring with them a diverse mix of educational backgrounds and experiences. This gives us a chance to increase our cross-cultural understanding and knowledge of teaching and learning contexts globally. Furthermore, using online forums, we aim to provide practical opportunities for you to interact with language professionals around the world. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Bar-Ilan University
Ramat Gan, Israel

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics at Bar-Ilan University offers a unique M.A. program in Linguistics in Clinical Research, intended for outstanding students ... +

The Department of English Literature and Linguistics at Bar-Ilan University offers a unique M.A. program in Linguistics in Clinical Research, intended for outstanding students with a B.A. in Communication Disorders, Psychology, Brain Sciences, Special Education or similar fields, who are interested in getting a deeper understanding of the linguistic basis of their field. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Victoria University of Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand

Take a detailed look at your specialist area and open doors to new opportunities in language-related careers.

Take a detailed look at your specialist area and open doors to new opportunities in language-related careers. -
MA
Full-time
English
02 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Mary Immaculate College
Limerick, Ireland

The course is offered with three options for delivery; on campus, blended or fully online. The course is aimed at experienced English Language Teachers and other English langu ... +

The course is offered with three options for delivery; on campus, blended or fully online. The course is aimed at experienced English Language Teachers and other English language professionals. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
Online
 
University of Siena
Siena, Italy

The Master program in “Language and Mind. Linguistics and Cognitive Studies” is articulated in two curricula: Linguistics and Cognition; Philosophy and Cognition. The program ... +

The Master program in “Language and Mind. Linguistics and Cognitive Studies” is articulated in two curricula: Linguistics and Cognition; Philosophy and Cognition. The program focuses, in both curricula, on the study of language in the perspective of cognitive studies and of the philosophy of language and mind. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Massey University
Palmerston North, New Zealand

With Massey’s Master of Applied Linguistics, you’ll help make second-language teaching work in a multilingual world.

With Massey’s Master of Applied Linguistics, you’ll help make second-language teaching work in a multilingual world. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
Campus
Online
 
Nottingham University Malaysia
Semenyih, Malaysia

The MA English Language and Literature provides you with an opportunity for advanced study in contemporary Literary Studies and Applied Linguistics.

The MA English Language and Literature provides you with an opportunity for advanced study in contemporary Literary Studies and Applied Linguistics. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
University of Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland

In the Master's Programme in Linguistic Diversity and Digital Humanities (Previously: Linguistic Diversity in the Digital Age), you may deepen your understanding of the nature ... +

In the Master's Programme in Linguistic Diversity and Digital Humanities (Previously: Linguistic Diversity in the Digital Age), you may deepen your understanding of the nature and diversity of human language and the theoretical and digital tools for working with language and speech. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English, Finnish, Swedish
Aug 2020
10 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester, United Kingdom

The MA TESOL and Applied Linguistics is an exciting and innovative course that is designed to equip you with the skills essential for a career in one of the world's fastest-gr ... +

The MA TESOL and Applied Linguistics is an exciting and innovative course that is designed to equip you with the skills essential for a career in one of the world's fastest-growing professions. The course is delivered by lecturers with years of experience in English language teaching and postgraduate supervision. Learner-centred teaching allows you to reflect on the practice and theory of TESOL with expert support, in light of the most recent advances in the understanding of language teaching and learning. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Vytautas Magnus University
Kaunas, Lithuania

Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism is an international joint-degree study programme offered by Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), Kaunas, Johannes-Gutenberg University (JGU), ... +

Sociolinguistics and Multilingualism is an international joint-degree study programme offered by Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), Kaunas, Johannes-Gutenberg University (JGU), Mainz, Germany, Stockholm -
Master
Full-time
2 years
Campus
 
University of Gothenburg, Faculty of Arts
Gothenburg, Sweden

Master in Language Technology (MLT) is a program for students who want to make computers use and understand human language. It will give students a hands-on practical training ... +

Master in Language Technology (MLT) is a program for students who want to make computers use and understand human language. It will give students a hands-on practical training based on well-grounded theory, enabling them to pursue a specialist career in the area of language technology. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Groningen
Groningen, Netherlands

This one-year Master's programme focuses on foreign language teaching. It offers theoretical insights to help assess language-teaching methods and applied linguistics research ... +

This one-year Master's programme focuses on foreign language teaching. It offers theoretical insights to help assess language-teaching methods and applied linguistics research. You will study -
MA
Full-time
12 months
English
01 Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of Cagliari
Cagliari, Italy

Graduates in Philology and classical and modern literature may write to the intellectual and scientific professions highly specialized (eg .: teachers, philologists, linguists ... +

Graduates in Philology and classical and modern literature may write to the intellectual and scientific professions highly specialized (eg .: teachers, philologists, linguists, cultural experts etc.), And has privileged access to the teaching and research world ... -
Master
Full-time
2 years
Italian
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Offers knowledge and expertise to take you onto a role in any profession requiring specialised language awareness, including language teaching.

Offers knowledge and expertise to take you onto a role in any profession requiring specialised language awareness, including language teaching. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Technology Sydney
Sydney, Australia

UTS is a leading provider of postgraduate applied linguistics and TESOL courses, with academics who are published authors and internationally recognised experts in the field. ... +

UTS is a leading provider of postgraduate applied linguistics and TESOL courses, with academics who are published authors and internationally recognised experts in the field. This course meets the advanced professional development needs of a wide range of English language teachers in Australia and provides an internationally recognised qualification for teaching children, teenagers and adults, including higher education students. The course features flexible study options, with classes held at times suitable for students working standard full-time hours. Credit recognition may be available. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus