UCL (University College London)
The course provides students with the theoretical and practical knowledge needed to describe modern English, together with appropriate training in academic writing, linguistic argumentation and research methods. Students have access to the survey of English usage, an unparalleled resource for research into grammatical repertoire.
Applications are welcome from candidates who have at least a 2nd Class undergraduate degree in English language or literature from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Some prior knowledge of English language studies (specifically English grammar) is expected for the programme.
Core modules: English grammar and methodology; either English corpus linguistics or English language in use; research methodology. Options may include: English words; history of the English language; literary linguistics; phonetics and phonology of English.
The programme is taught through seminars and individual tutorials. Student assessment is through a portfolio of essays (2 2,000-word essays on English grammar), 3 3-hour written papers and the dissertation. Each of the 5components of assessment makes up 20% of the final mark.
Arts and Humaities Research Council.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
0207 679 7381