UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Language Sciences (with specialisation in Sign Language Studies)

This course includes components in the psychology and linguistics and neuroscience of deafness and sign language.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a language-related area such as deaf studies, linguistics, speech sciences, English language, psychology, cognitive science, or a cognate discipline.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods: principles, skills and applications; introduction to the brain and imaging the brain. Specialisation modules: British sign language level 1; deafness: cognition and language; linguistics of sign languages; syntax i; phonetics/phonology; pragmatic theory; psycholinguistics; sociolinguistics; language acquisition; foundations of linguistics; interaction and language management of interpreting; historical and social context of interpreting; developmental language disorders and cognitive neuroscience; language disorders: topics in aphasia; semantic-pragmatic development.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework, examinations and the research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,550 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,550 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,550 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,770 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 12,310 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,770 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,770 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,770 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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