Graduate Diploma/MA in Applied Linguistics


Online Mary Immaculate College, Limerick    Faculty of Arts

Full time & Part time September MA 12-16 months/2-3 yrs
Linguistics & Classics (23)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the MA in Applied Linguistics, a programme designed to elevate your expertise in language teaching and professional development. Delve into language systems, theories of Applied Linguistics, discourse analysis, and sociolinguistics, while honing your research skills for contextual language analysis. This comprehensive course not only caters to English language use on a global scale but also addresses the growing demand for skilled language professionals worldwide. The programme caters to language teachers, primary school educators, translators, and ELT professionals, offering a diverse range of career opportunities. By focusing on core language features and theoretical frameworks, you will enhance your ability to tackle real-world language challenges effectively. With entry requirements including a 2.2 honours primary degree and relevant experience in language teaching or translation, this programme ensures a dynamic and enriching learning experience for aspiring language professionals. Elevate your career prospects and make a meaningful impact in the field of linguistics with this esteemed MA programme.

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The Graduate Diploma and Master's in Applied Linguistics provide a broad-based course of study in language description (language systems; grammar, lexis, and phonology), theories of Applied Linguistics, theories of Second Language Acquisition, frameworks for the study of discourse, sociolinguistics, as well as specialist research skills for the empirical analysis of language in context. While the programmes main focus is on the use and teaching of the English language in a global context, they addresses a national and international need for professional development among language teachers and language professionals.

The programmes offers a professional development opportunity for language professionals

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Entry Requirements

A 2.2 honours primary degree, plus an interest in language and linguistics. Alternatively, relevant prior experience in Language Teaching, publishing or translation, or related fields considered on a case-by-case basis.

Applicants for whom English is not a first language must provide evidence of their proficiency level English in the form of an IELTS (International English Language Testing System) composite score of 6.5 – 7.0 with no less than 6.0 in any one component, or IELTS equivalent accepted by UL. Such applicants will also be required to undergo an interview through English.


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