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MA Linguistics

MA Linguistics

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MA
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 24 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Through this MA Linguistics, students will study the nuts and bolts of language: sound systems, word structure, sentence structure, and how meaning is conveyed. Students will also learn about the different theories that have been proposed to account for human linguistic ability. Apart from that, students will also learn what human languages share, and where they differ. The topics of study include: Theoretical and descriptive phonology; Syntactic theory; Pragmatics; Semantics; Phonetics. The optional modules are in the related fields of applied linguistics, psycholinguistics and sociolinguistics.