Applied linguistics identifies, investigates, and offers solutions to language-related real-life problems, such as improving how languages are taught or how multicultural workplaces can improve communication between staff.
This one-year full-time (or part-time) course has a particular focus on research methodology, exploring how language shapes human interaction.
By studying this course you will:
The course is excellent preparation for students who wish to continue their studies at PhD level.
Students must take 20-40 credits from this group
Students can take maximum 20 credits from this group if only 2 modules are chosen from Group 1
Please note: This degree structure and modules may be subject to change.
By studying applied linguistics you will develop skills that are highly valued by employers, such as critical thinking, research, analysis, oral/written communication, presentation and problem solving skills. The types of careers you might expect to pursue include:
Detailed module information can be accessed on Online Module Catalogue. Please search by module name or module code. Detailed programme specifications information can be accessed on Online Programme Specifications.
Visit the Applied Linguistics - MA page on the University of Nottingham in China website for more details!