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Applied Linguistics - MA

Course Description

About the course:
-Ideal for graduates wishing to develop a career in the language-related industries
-Taught by experts, providing current and critical knowledge of applied linguistics
-Provides training in established and cutting-edge research methodologies
-Connects theory with practice in real-world settings
-Offers flexibility and choice, using small-group teaching, to suit individual needs and academic interests


Sample modules:
-Second language learning principles
-Approaches to discourse analysis
-Issues in bilingualism
-Corpus linguistics

Please note that all modules are subject to change.


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.

Visit the Applied Linguistics - MA page on the University of Reading website for more details!

Entry Requirements

You are normally required to have a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Those with other qualifications and relevant work experience may also be considered for entry. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

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