Taught course

Applied Linguistics

Institution
University of Nottingham Ningbo China Campus · University of Nottingham Ningbo China Campus
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 or equivalent degree. Applicants must have a BA degree in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Applied linguistics identifies, investigates, and offers solutions to language-related real-life problems, such as improving how languages are taught or how multicultural workplaces can improve communication between staff.

This one-year full-time (or part-time) course has a particular focus on research methodology, exploring how language shapes human interaction.

By studying this course you will:

  • understand how to employ a range of research approaches to language, from discourse analysis to corpus linguistics
  • have the opportunity to investigate language and communication from an interdisciplinary angle
  • develop a thorough grounding in language research and its practical applications
  • use your knowledge of how languages are formed to solve real-life problems.

The course is excellent preparation for students who wish to continue their studies at PhD level.

For more information, please see here.

Information for international students

Please see the English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
CNY 90,000
International students
CNY 90,000

Please see the scholarship schemes available.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Margaret Dowens
Email
Margaret.Dowens@nottingham.edu.cn