Taught course

Intercultural Communication

Institution
University of Huddersfield · School of Music, Humanities and Media
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in English or a cognate subject. Other relevant qualifications and/or experience may be considered. For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course will provide a high quality education at master’s level in Intercultural Communication, based on the teaching and research strengths of a well-established team of English language scholars. The Course will help students to obtain a systematic and broad understanding of key aspects of intercultural communication.

An important advantage in taking this Course is that it merges academic knowledge with practical analytic skill. Students will acquire a sound knowledge of how to analyse and interpret interaction via English within and across cultures, hence developing professional skills that are highly relevant to the job market.

Students will have an option to learn a foreign language, which helps in finding high-profile jobs in the market.

There is an emphasis on analysing English language in use, including spoken and written language.

Students will learn how to use different methods of analysis and based on a range of theories of culturally situated language use.

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

The University's School of Music, Humanities and Media offers bursaries towards the cost of taught MA courses .

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Tutor (A361/A362)
Email
MHMpostgrad@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 478426/472375