English Language & Linguistics

Ulster University - Jordanstown


Course Name English Language & Linguistics
Course Provider Ulster University - Jordanstown
Course Code 40471 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Jordanstown
Qualification Letters PgDip / MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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Duration Attendance

The course is taught during the day and it normally requires attendance to classes over 2 or 3 days a week. The timetable changes every year and the course director can be contacted to gain more information about this.
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Entry Requirements Entry Requirements

At least an Honours in a relevant degree.

English Language Requirements

English language requirements for international applicants
The minimum requirement for this course is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE: Pass at level III also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

Ulster recognises a number of other English language tests and comparable IELTS equivalent scores.
Course Content


The programme provides postgraduate level training in English language and linguistics. The programme is specifically designed to develop students' knowledge in the various areas of language and linguistics (e.g. syntax, semantics, languag...

Subjects Taught

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Structure and History of English
The module provides a thorough overview of the structure and the history of the English language from 500 BC until the present. It also raises critical awareness by the students of core concepts used in t...

Careers or Further Progression

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The programme develops students knowledge in the study of language and can hence lead to the following career options:

PhD in Linguistics



Many of our past graduates have chosen this course as a first ...

Further Enquiries Course Director: Dr Juliana Gerard
T:+44 (0)28 9036 8853
E: j.gerard@ulster.ac.uk

Admissions Contact: Laura Irwin
T: +44 (0)28 9036 8936
E: l.irwin@ulster.ac.uk

Admissions Service
T: +44 (0)28 9036 6309
E: admissionsjn@ulster.ac.uk
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