University of Essex
Our applicants should have a 1st, 2.1 or high 2.2 degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject. If English is not your 1st language, then we require IELTS 6.5 with 6 in writing or TOEFL iBT 88.
Core modules: Assignment writing and dissertation preparation; dissertation. Optional modules include: American languages; children's English; description of language for TEFLl/ELT and applied linguistics; English phonology; English syntax 1; English syntax 2; experimental design and analysis; foundations of computer assisted language learning; graduate research assignment; individual differences in L2 learning; language and gender; language learning; language rights; literature and language teaching; materials design and evaluation; morphology; multilingualism and language impairment; philosophy of linguistics; phonetics; phonological development; pragmatics (discourse and rhetoric); relevance theory; research methods 1; research methods 2; 2nd language vocabulary (learning, teaching and use); semantics; sentence processing; sociolinguistic methods 1 (data collection); sociolinguistic methods 2 (data analysis); sociolinguistics 1 (variationist theory); syntactic theory 1; syntactic theory 2; teaching practice 1; teaching practice 2; teaching, listening and speaking; the role of age in bilingual development; theoretical and descriptive phonology; topics in the psychology of language learning and teaching; variation in English 1; variation in English 2; words in the mind.
Typically involves written coursework, class tests and practical testing. Most modules involve only coursework as assessment. Dissertation is included in the final grade.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,950 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 5,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 2,975 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 7,475 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 2,975 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 2,975 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||GBP 2,975 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
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