Sample module options: The modules below are indicative only. When an offer is made, students will receive a detailed programme specification which forms part of our terms and conditions.
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Core modules: Introduction to Linguistics ; English Language Across Time and Space; Introduction to Discourse Analysis; Language and Society; Practical Applications of Language Description
Core modules: Advanced Topics in Sociolinguistics; Working with Language Data; Written Text Analysis
Option modules: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages; Psychology of Language & Communication; Language at Work; The Language of the Law; Language in the News Media; Language Policy and Language Planning; Phonetics; Literature, Society and Culture; Creative Writing; Stylistics
Optional work / study placement. See our placements pages for details
Research Dissertation (on an agreed topic of your choice)
Option Modules: Spoken Discourse; Learning English; Multimodal Analysis; Computer Mediated Communication; Language as Evidence; Communication Across Cultures; Leadership and Management Communication; Advanced Leadership and Management Communication; Forensic Phonetics; Language Contact and Globalisation; Theories of Language and Identity; Cognitive Poetics; Language and Literature in Education