Linguistics - Applied Linguistics

University College Cork


Course Name Linguistics - Applied Linguistics
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE01
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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Expand+1 year, full-time.

The course generally includes three two-hour weekly lectures and seminars led by different members of the lecturing team. Individual supervision is provided for the purposes of the minor thesis component through regular meetings...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidate must have a 2H1 BA (Hons) Degree which includes a language.

Students with a 2H2 will be considered, subject to adequate proof of relevant additional work experience or background knowledge as assessed by the programme coordinators in an ...

Course Content

Expand+This course will provide you with the tools to describe language from various analytical perspectives and with insight and training in various branches of applied linguistics. A further component of the course relates to the development of research s...

Subjects Taught

Expand+In the first semester, students are introduced to the basics of linguistics, including:
phonetics and phonology
morphology and syntax
pragmatics and semantics
second language acquisition

The second semester offers modules i...

Assessment Method The course is assessed by assignments in various forms such as practical exercises, oral presentations and essays. A minor thesis is also a requirement.
Careers or Further Progression

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What can I do after I graduate with an MA in Applied Linguistics?

This MA programme will specifically interest language graduates and those with an interest in language issues in society and a language-related car...

Further Enquiries Dr. Aidan Doyle
T: + 353 21 4902519
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