|Study location||United Kingdom, Southampton (Avenue campus)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£15,920.00 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
First or upper second class honours degree, or equivalent in English, modern languages, or a cognate discipline.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each band)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
This programme provides thorough training in research methodology for students interested in a career as a researcher or lecturer in applied linguistics, sociolinguistics or language acquisition. It is recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council as the first year of a 1+3 doctoral programme, leading to a PhD award.
This programme is divided into 180 credits. 120 credits are obtained from taught modules with the remaining 60 credits relating to the dissertation.
A masters degree will enable you to further develop the key skills employers seek such as: time management; problem solving; team work; deadline and project management; cultural awareness; working independently; using your initiative; relationship-building; critical thinking and research analysis. Above all, you will learn to communicate your ideas and enthusiasm to a wide range of audiences.