Taught course

Language and Linguistics

Institution
Lancaster University · Linguistics and English Language
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A good second class honours degree or its equivalent, in a relevant subject area.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This is our most flexible taught programme. You take one core module and a dissertation that further develops your specialist interests.

We also offer an extended dissertation option. Support for your studies is provided by the non-credit Postgraduate Academic Study Skills module, which runs in terms 1, 2 and 3.

Modules

Core modules:

· Research Methods in Linguistics and English Language

· Dissertation

Optional modules:

· Bilingualism

· Cognitive Linguistics

· Critical Discourse Analysis

· English Grammar: a Cognitive Approach

· Experimental Approaches to Language and Cognition

· Learning and Teaching in Digitally Mediated Spaces

· Second Language Acquisition

· Sociolinguistics

· Sociophonetics

· Stylistics

Information for international students

IELTS: 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

UK students
£7250 per year
International students
£15,500 per year

www.lancaster.ac.uk/pgfunding/

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
postgraduatelinguistics@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 593028