Taught course

Global Englishes

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 students with the opportunity to explore and understand the ways in which English is used and taught on a global scale. It addresses key issues in global Englishes, including English as a lingua franca, the role of English in education globally, particularly in higher education, language policy and practice, intercultural communication and intercultural pragmatics.

Core modules:
English as a World Language; Intercultural Communication; Research and Enquiry in Applied Linguistics; Research Skills (dissertation)

Optional modules: four from: Assessment of Language Proficiency; Autonomy and Individualisation in Language Learning; Current Issues in Language Teaching Methodologies; Critical Appraisal of Language Teaching Methodologies; Discourse Analysis; Language Teacher Education; Principles of Communicative Language Teaching, Writing and Written Language; Language Ideologies in a Globalising World; English as Medium of Instruction in Global Education.

Plus dissertation

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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