Research course

Discourse Studies

Institution
University of Warwick · Centre for Applied Linguistics
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in ELT, English, Education, Linguistics or Languages; a Master's degree in ELT or Applied Linguistics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research in the Centre focuses on the relationships between Applied Linguistics and professional practice in a range of international and multinational contexts, especially in the areas of English Language teaching and learning, professional discourse, and working across cultures.

We are one of the leading centres nationally and internationally for work in these areas, and our aim is to continue to nurture and carry out high quality research.

Research Interests:

Language Learning, Teaching and Assessment (LLTA)
Teaching, learning, assessment, and teacher development in the field of language teaching.

Professional and Academic Discourse (PAD)
Investigating text and discourse – both written and spoken – in a variety of professional and academic social contexts.

Working and Communicating across Cultures (WACC)
Culture, language and communication in social, educational and professional contexts.

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,191
International students
£16,230

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here: Postgraduate fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
84 months
full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgadmissions2@warwick.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)24 7652 4585