University of Sussex
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in a linguistics, English language or modern languages degree with a significant linguistics component. Applicants from other disciplines and with relevant experience in the field of teaching will be considered but may be asked to produce/ submit a sample of academic writing (1,200-1,500 words) to prove they are able to cope with the demands of the MA.
Core modules may include: Dissertation (applied linguistics); research proposal (applied linguistics); researching language in use. Options may include: child language acquisition; contemporary stylistics: the discourse of film and drama; discourse and communication analysis; forensic linguistics; intercultural communication; language and culture in intercultural communication; language and gender; language description and analysis; language variation; phonology; second language acquisition and research; the discourse of social and personal identity; world Englishes.
The course is assessed by term papers, language analysis papers, a research proposal, and a 10,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 14,450 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||October 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|