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Professional Communication by Web-based Distance Learning MA/PGDip/PGCert

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

    3 years

Course summary

Course overview

Communicating well within the professional environment helps build relationships, increase productivity, and boost morale. This course is therefore ideal for working professionals, while the web-based learning means you can study alongside research-active academic staff and fellow students.

We study workplace communication from an evidence-based, linguistic perspective. You will be relating theory to practice, bringing value and experience to your professional development goals.

You will:

  • learn about key ideas and concepts in applied linguistics
  • develop core analytical skills
  • be trained in research methods

Your learning will be based in real-world examples and datasets, including the huge variety of modes of communication that make up our workplace interactions, from face-to-face dialogue to remote conferencing and written communication.

You can study to a level which suits you, choosing from PG Certificate (60 credits), PG Diploma (120 credits) or MA (180 credits).

Most students complete this course in 2 years. Under some circumstances, you may be able to change your course duration. You will need to discuss this with your course director. Please note, if you are in receipt of a Student Finance England loan, a mid-course change may affect your payments.

Graduate destinations

This course will develop a range of transferable skills, including:

  • the ability to research and process a large amount of information quickly
  • the ability to present your research results in an articulate and effective way across a range of platforms and outputs

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 10,200overall cost

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

    24th

  • 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.

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