Taught course

Applied Linguistics (Research Methodology)

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Humanities
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree in English, linguistics, modern languages or a cognate discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme provides thorough training in research methodology for students interested in a career as a researcher or lecturer in applied linguistics, sociolinguistics or language acquisition. It is recognised by the ESRC as the first year of a 1+3 doctoral programme, leading to a PhD award.

Core modules: Description of Language; Research Design and Practice; Research and Enquiry in Applied Linguistics; Qualitative Methods; Quantitative Methods; Second Language Learning or Language in Society

Plus four modules from a list which usually includes: Second Language Learning (if not taken as core); Discourse Analysis; Intercultural Communication; Language in Society (if not taken as core); Writing and Written Language; English as a World Language; Language Ideologies in a Globalising World

Plus dissertation

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Studentships may be available for eligible candidates.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Humanities
Email
pgapply.fh@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 23 8059 8062