University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Applied Linguistics (with English Language Teaching)

The School of English has long-established excellence in Applied Linguistics, and is home to a number of leading experts in the field. Research areas include: Stylistics and literary linguistics; Literature and language teaching; Cognitive approaches to literary text study; Cross-cultural pragmatics; International Englishes; language, culture and teacher development; Language and identity; sociolinguistics; Vocabulary description, acquisition and pedagogy; Lexicology; Spoken discourse study; Corpus linguistics; Grammar in spoken and written text (the School is home to the five-million word CANCODE corpus of spoken English); Thinking skills in English teaching; Psycholinguistics; Motivation, affect; Language learning; Bilingualism, language and gender.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in a related arts, humanities or social science subject. Applicants should hold, or be working towards, a good Master's degree. IELTS: 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Research areas include: stylistics and literary linguistics; literature and language teaching; cognitive approaches to literary text study; cross-cultural pragmatics; international English's; language, culture and teacher development; language and identity; sociolinguistics; vocabulary description, acquisition and pedagogy; lexicology; spoken discourse study; corpus linguistics; grammar in spoken and written text (the School is home to the 5 million word CANCODE corpus of spoken English); thinking skills in English teaching; psycholinguistics; motivation, affect; language learning; bilingualism, language and gender.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years

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