University of Reading

University of Reading

Applied Linguistics

The course aims to provide a foundation in applied linguistics for language professionals. Through the wide range of option modules available, you are able to select areas of study to suit your own academic and professional interests. You will acquire a good knowledge of current developments in the field of applied linguistics, its relation to other disciplines, and its relevance to professional practice. You will also gain expertise in undertaking and evaluating applied linguistic research.

Entry requirements

A minimum overall score of IELTS 6.5 with no score below 6.0 or
equivalent. A relevant degree or equivalent and some experience in language teaching (English or other languages), or experience in another relevant professional field normally required.

Course modules

Modules include: Sociolinguistics; second language learning principles; English phonology; discourse analysis for language
teachers; corpus-based approaches to language description.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,750 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,025 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Postgraduate Admissions
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0118 378 5289