University of Manchester
The course aims to give students a grounding in breadth and depth in Linguistics, by exploring the central features of linguistic theory: its history, objectives, principal theoretical frameworks, methodologies, contested areas and uncontested results; students gain experience of excellence in teaching and learning at an advanced level, in an environment where they will benefit from the fact that the School is also home to world-leading research in Linguistics.
An Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or equvialent; alternative qualifications considered; English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL 600/250.
Modules include: Grammatical theory or topics in grammatical theory; phonetics and phonology 1; morphological theory; phonological theory; cognitive linguistics; sociolinguistics; psycholinguistics; language endangerment and language death; child language; language contact; dissertation.
UK and EU applicants may enter the AHRC competition (internal deadline in early March each year); this is highly competitive, and applicants should discuss applying with the Programme Director as soon as possible; some awards are usually offered by the School or department; some awards are reserved for international applicants.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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