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Linguistics and English Language MA

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Manchester Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

Attracting students from all over the world, this versatile interdisciplinary masters aims to provide you with a solid understanding of the basis of language and linguistics, enabling you to develop a valuable insight into the relationship between language, culture and society.

The course emphasises the practical application of linguistic theories to the wider social context and aims to enhance your analytical and linguistic skills by introducing different approaches to the analysis of language in use. Academics who teach on the course are actively involved in current research, and they bring this experience to the classroom, using it to inform their teaching and ensuring up-to-date, relevant content on all the course units. You will also be supported throughout your studies by our excellent network of student support services, enabling the opportunity for you to achieve your full potential.

CAREER PROSPECTS

Career paths for Linguistics and English Language graduates include working as a lexicographer, or in publishing, copywriting, advertising, media, marketing, social research, libraries and information, public relations, international relations and many more. This programme will also prepare students for further study at PhD level.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 16,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

  • University League Table

    54th

  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,000 students from more than 130 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    59th out of 106 1

    19th out of 29 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    121 59%

    43rd

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    62 62%

    68th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%

    65th

    26
  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    114 55%

    21st

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    10th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%

    3rd

    8

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