University of Essex
Analysing Language Use
This course, which forms part of an accredited Doctoral Training Centre of the ESRC at Essex, provides tailored support for the researcher-in-training in the analysis of language use in diverse forms in different contexts; students on this course gain familiarity with contemporary work in sociolinguistics and related fields such as conversation analysis, and acquire the theoretical and practical skills to pursue original research.
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.
Assessment is based on assignments and the completion of a dissertation.
This course has ESRC Doctoral Training Centre accreditation, meaning it can form part of a 1+3 funding opportunity worth up to �18,000 for talented postgraduates.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||36 months|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||72 months|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 5,975 per Academic year (overseas fees)||72 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Colchester Campus||Colchester||CO4 3SQ||South East|
Graduate Administrator, Department of Language and Linguistics