and graduate with a University of Nottingham, UK degree.
This postgraduate programme represents 1 year of full-time advanced study of the current state of scholarship in language study and linguistics. It provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary and sub-disciplinary dimensions of linguistics, and offers students the ability to develop a critical facility in applying theoretical models and frameworks in language study.
The degree equips students with a very high level of knowledge and skills in applied linguistics, critical and adaptable thinking. It is an excellent preparation for doctoral research study.
AUTUMN SEMESTER Students must take TWO compulsory modules:
Approaches to Language and Linguistics Grammar and Discourse
Students must choose at least ONE optional module from the following:
Text, Talk, and Corpus Analysis Research Methods in Applied Linguistics
Students take ONE optional module from the following:
Psychology of Language The Globalisation of English Sociolinguistics of Work
SPRING SEMESTER Students must choose FOUR optional modules from the following:
Business and Organisational Communication World Englishes: East and South-East Asia Teaching Language and Literature Language and Gender Literary Linguistics Syllabus Design and Methodology 1 Language Testing and Assessment Intercultural Communication
Ningbo Govt.International Student Scholarships for Acacemic Excellence
There are approximately 15 scholarships of 30,000 CNY (approx 3,000 GBP) available for masters applicants.Students who would like to apply for this scholarship will need to prepare their documents and submit to the Recruitment & Admissions Office by 31st May 2015
Value of Scholarship(s)
GBP 3,000 (approximate based on exchange rate)
Candidates must have a 2:1 or higher (or equivalent) and meet English Language requirements.
Students must complete a separate application and provide a separate personal statement in addition to applying for a Master's programme at The University of Nottingham Ningbo China.