University of Dundee
Psychology of Language
In addition to its theoretical interest, psycholinguistics has several important applications, including how a 2nd language should best be taught, how children should be taught to learn to read and write, artificial intelligence, computer-assisted communication, and the treatment of developmental and acquired language disorders.
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in psychology; conferring eligibility for graduate membership of the British psychological society is normally required; all applicants are assessed and approved by the course director and the MSc Board of Studies. IELTS of 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each component (or equivalent) (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.
Core modules: research foundations; qualitative research methods; advanced quantitative methods; research in practice; optional modules: Reading development and disability; eye movements and cognition; cognitive neuropsychology and language; cognitive science and psycholinguistics; language and the mind; 2nd language processing; animal minds (a comparative approach to social development); language and communication.
Assessment is through coursework.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|