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UCAS CODE: Q100

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Linguistics examines how language works, describing how sounds, words, sentences and conversations combine to express and create meaning. It studies:* the uses of language in everyday life* the ways in which it varies across society and evolves over time* how it is mastered by childrenLinguistics has a long history at the University of Edinburgh, and our teaching staff have an excellent reputation for research in this area. Linguistics is a new subject for nearly all undergraduates, so you will not need any prior knowledge at the beginning of the programme.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 23,100per year

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A level : ABB

Required subjects: A Levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

The University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    5th out of 33 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    182 87%

    3rd

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.71 74%

    29th

    4

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