close

Filters

See Results

Masters Programs in Linguistics in Norway 2020

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.Linguistics is the science-based study of human language. Its students seek to understand the context, structure, and meaning of languages by comparing existing human l… Read more

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

Linguistics is the science-based study of human language. Its students seek to understand the context, structure, and meaning of languages by comparing existing human languages and studying their similarities and differences. Areas of study include phonology, semantics, and syntax.

Norway (Norge) is the westernmost, northernmost — and in fact the easternmost — of the three Scandinavian countries. Norway is well known for its amazing and varied scenery. The fjords in the west of the country are long narrow inlets, flanked on either side by tall mountains where the sea penetrates far inland. The ultimate responsibility for the education lies with the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research.

Top Master Programs in Linguistics in Norway 2020

Read less
Related fields of study
arrow_drop_up arrow_drop_down
format_list_bulleted Filters
UIT The Arctic University of Norway
Tromsø, Norway

The programme is well suited for students who wish to study language from a comparative perspective. The programme places special emphasis on the formal aspects of grammar, in ... +

The programme is well suited for students who wish to study language from a comparative perspective. The programme places special emphasis on the formal aspects of grammar, in particular, syntax and phonology. The approach to these disciplines relies on comparative studies of many languages. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
UIT The Arctic University of Norway
Tromsø, Norway

The programme is well suited for students who are interested in studying how English is acquired in first and second language settings, as well as how the English language is ... +

The programme is well suited for students who are interested in studying how English is acquired in first and second language settings, as well as how the English language is affected by multilingual situations. In individual speakers, multilingual situations may cause one language to influence another, in particular in the acquisition process, and may ultimately also result in language attrition due to the lack of exposure and use of one of the languages. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here