A good second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject area.
Months of entry
This MA is an innovative programme specifically designed to give you the competence to undertake empirical work in discourse studies by drawing on both linguistic and social theory. The MA enables you to explore discourse in areas such as politics, law, business, media and health, whilst developing skills in a range of analytical methods. Support for your studies is provided by the non-credit Postgraduate Academic Study Skills module which runs in terms 1, 2 and 3.
· Introduction to Discourse Studies
· Critical Discourse Analysis
· Research Methods in Linguistics and English Language
· Cognitive Linguistics
· Corpus Linguistics
· English Grammar: a Cognitive Approach
· Forensic Linguistics
· Literacies and Digital Communications
Information for international students
6.5 (with at least 6.0 in listening and speaking and at least 6.5 in reading and writing) or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Coordinator
- +44 (0)1524 593028