University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Language and Information Processing

This course is aimed at students from linguistics, computational linguistics, translation, languages, computer science and mathematics backgrounds. The course gives students valuable hands-on experience through lab-based practical sessions as well as a solid theoretical grounding via lectures. The modules offered in this programme focus on different areas within language and information processing, ranging from computational linguistics and programming to translation tools and cybermetrics.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate degree (minimum classification 2.1) in a related subject such as computational linguistics, linguistics, translation, languages, computer science, mathematics and information sciences. Some experience with linguistics or computational linguistics is desirable. For non-native English speakers a language certificate showing a level of IELTS 6.0 or above.

Course modules

Modules include: computational linguistics; programming for corpus linguistics; machine translation and other NLP applications; translation tools for professional translators; introduction to cybermetrics; dissertation project; research-related modules.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time October 2016 - 2 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

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