Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Linguistics, Applied Linguistics

Supervision is available in a wide range of languages and areas, including: 2nd language learning; conversation and discourse analysis; inter/cross cultural communication; corpus linguistics; oral communicative competence in a 2nd language; language endangerment; syntax and morphology; phonetics and phonology; history of English; language variation and change; language evolution; (variationist) sociolinguistics; bilingualism; 1st and 2nd language acquisition.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
PhD Full-time January 2017 - 36 months
PhD Part-time January 2017 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MPhil Full-time January 2017 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time January 2017 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7390