University of Essex

University of Essex

Applied Linguistics with English for Academic Purposes

This course provides students with the opportunity to combine English language and academic skills with key areas of applied linguistics. The applied linguistics modules examine topics related to 2nd language acquisition and learning, and the principles of teaching English as a foreign language; they also deal with the relationship between learning a 1st and a 2nd language; language aptitude; language teaching methods; techniques; materials and testing; successful completion normally qualifies students for entry to an appropriate Masters-level course in our department of language and linguistics.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,750 per Year 1 (International) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Colchester Campus Colchester CO4 3SQ South East

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Administrator, International Academy
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