Taught course

English and Applied Linguistics

Institution
University of Cambridge · Faculty of English
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

Must have excellent command of English. Please supplement application with 2-5,000-word essay, or other work written in English showing an ability to cope with some aspect of formal syntax/semantics. 2 page letter showing why this fundamentally theoretical course appeals to you. Full CV.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Core courses: English grammar and phonology; semantics, pragmatics and discourse analysis; second language acquisition; psycholinguistic processes in language learning.
Options include: morphology and language acquisition; connectionism; pedagogical grammar, vocabulary, assessment of language proficiency, contrastive linguistics, translation, computational linguistics

Information for international students

IELTS 7.5 or TOEFL 620 or iBT 110.

Fees and funding

Please see online Prospectus at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations66
Written coursework / continuous assessment34

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Secretary
Email
bej12@cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 332340
Fax
01223 330253