Intensive training for those interested in doctoral studies in Applied Linguistics
Represents year one of a four-year programme potentially leading to a PhD
Extensive research training in the social sciences and Applied Linguistics
Gain transferable skills relevant to language research and project management
Guidance on the planning of a PhD topic (if relevant)
What will you study?
Issues in linguistic research
Essentials of research methods
Second language learning principles
Approaches to discourse analysis
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
Graduates from our postgraduate programmes enter a range of careers worldwide, including teacher training; university research, teaching and leadership; testing and assessment; directing, managing or teaching roles within language teaching institutions.