University of York
Phonetics and Phonology
You should normally hold or expect to receive at least a 2.1 or equivalent in your 1st degree, which should include formal training in phonetics and phonology. This course assumes a strong interest in phonetics and phonology, and familiarity with the terminology and methodology of these fields. If you're a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.
Modules include: Advanced phonology; advanced phonetics; quantitative methods; research training seminar; dissertation. 1 module from a wide range of options including modules on language variation and change and phonological acquisition. Optional modules: Articulatory and impressionistic phonetics; computational phonology; phonetics of talk-in-interaction; phonological variation and change; topics in phonological development.
As for the taught modules, assessment is typically by an exam, a dossier of exercises or a short essay for the Autumn term modules, and by a 5,000-word essay or equivalent for the Spring term modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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