Taught course

Language and Cultural Diversity

Institution
King's College London · Centre for Language, Discourse and Communication
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

BA with Second Class Honours or above (or equivalent qualification) in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, English Language, a Modern Language, or other similar and relevant degree. MA in Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, English Language, a Modern Language, or other similar and relevant degree (as alternative to BA).

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme examines the complex relationship between language and cultural diversity, and will equip you with:

  • An understanding of language use in urban multi-cultural contexts in a globalised world, and of how personal and socio-cultural identities such as gender, age and ethnicity are shaped, both institutionally and at a local level of everyday social interaction.
  • An ability to critically analyse and evaluate issues of cultural diversity and intercultural communication.
  • Research skills and knowledge relevant to further study in empirical and applied linguistics.

Information for international students

For those students whose first language is not English, please view our English language requirements: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/graduate/apply/lang.html

Fees and funding

Self-funded. Also, King's College London offers a wide range of funding opportunities for taught programmes and research degrees for EU and international students with almost 100 bursaries and studentships. Please click on the link below, for further information. http://www.kcl.ac.uk/international/finance/scholarships.html

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Mariangela Spinillo, Admissions Tutor
Email
mariangela.spinillo@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7848 2478