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Modern English Language by Web Based Distance Learning MA

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    University of Nottingham

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

This course is ideal if you want the flexibility of building your own programme of language study.

Overview

This web-based course offers you the opportunity to follow a wide range of modules from across the expertise of the language section of the School of English. Therefore, it is ideal if you do not want to specialise in your language study, or if you want the flexibility of building your own programme.

Key facts

  • The course is taught using software called Moodle. It is also supported by extensive online resources, course materials and teaching
  • The programme offers an excellent route towards pursuing a PhD
  • The School of English was ranked: 13th in the UK for English in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020, 13th for English by the Complete University Guide 2020, and 49th for English Language and Literature in the QS World University Rankings 2019
  • We are ranked 9th in the UK by 'research power' (REF 2014)

Careers

Our postgraduate students move into an extraordinarily wide range of careers following their time in the school.

Conducting postgraduate work in the School of English fosters many vital skills and may give you a head start in the job market. Studying at this level allows you to develop qualities of self-discipline and self-motivation that are essential to employment in a wide range of different fields.

We will help you develop your ability to research and process a large amount of information quickly, and to present the results of your research in an articulate and effective way. A postgraduate degree from the School of English shows potential employers that you are an intelligent, hard-working individual who is bright and flexible enough to undertake any form of specific career training.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 10,200per year

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

University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    20th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    13th out of 106

  • Entry standards

    / Max 206
    151 73%

    21st

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    79 79%

    11th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.96 79%

    84th

    10

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