UCL (University College London)
The course is a research-oriented programme designed for students looking for concentrated study in phonology, with a focus on theoretically-driven empirical research. Students will use typological comparison, data collection, experimental methods, or modelling techniques and will receive extensive training in research methods and the scholarly presentation of ideas.
Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.
Modules may include: intermediate phonetics and phonology a; intermediate phonetics and phonology b; advanced phonology theory a; advanced phonology theory b; phonetic theory; phonology of English; morphology; intermediate generative grammar a; current issues in syntax; readings in syntax; advanced semantic theory; advanced semantic theory b; animal communication and the human language; communication and human language; interfaces; issues in pragmatics; language acquisition; neurolinguistics; philosophy of language; pragmatic theory; semantic-pragmatic development; semantics research seminar; sociolinguistics; stuttering; the linguistics of sign languages; topics in semantics and pragmatics.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, small-group teaching (tutorials or backup classes) and a virtual learning environment. Some modules also involve workshops or practical classes. Assessment is through take home and unseen examination, essays, presentations, assignments and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 9,550 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,460 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,770 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 9,550 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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