University College Dublin


Course Name Linguistics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z028 Z224
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, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Linguistics FT (Z028)
1 Years

Full Time

Rolling *

MA Linguistics PT (Z224)
2 Years

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 Years / 2 Years
Course Fee

Expand+MA Linguistics (Z028) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7055
nonEU fee per year - € 19200

MA Linguistics (Z224) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4235
nonEU fee per year - € 9600

***Fees are subject to change


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Entry Requirements A Bachelor of Arts or Sciences normally with a minimum 2.1 or an equivalent of a UCD GPA of 3.08 (NFQ Level 8 ) or equivalent. A sample of cognate areas include Linguistics, Languages, Computational Sciences, Cognitive Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Psychology, Anthropology, Sociology and Geography.

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.5 in each element), or equivalent.
Course Content

Expand+MA Linguistics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
You will develop an in-depth understanding of the structure of language, including contemporary theoretical approaches to Linguistics and the analytical methods used in research on language, ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Option Modules - students can also take modules from the MA TESOL and from the MA Applied Linguistics following consultation.

Stage 1 - Core



Literature Review

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Linguistics interfaces with a range of areas. It can lead to careers in:

language teaching
computer science
cognitive science
speech and language therapy
speech processing
artificial intelligence
publishing and media
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Bettina Migge
Contact Number: +353(0) 1 716 8302
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