A good honours degree (usually a 2:1).
Months of entry
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.
Information for international students
If you are not a native English speaker, or have not completed a degree taught in English, then the following English Language requirement will apply:
- IELTS: 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element) or PTE Academic 62 (minimum 55).
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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