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California State University Northridge

12 months
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14016 USD/year
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The students in the Linguistics program at California State University Northridge study human language, seeking to define its nature to establish its relationship to human thought.

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Overview

Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Linguistics program at California State University Northridge will:

  • Demonstrate a solid knowledge of linguistic theory in the areas of phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, language acquisition and sociolinguistics.
  • Demonstrate specialized knowledge in at least three major subfields of linguistics.
  • Describe the relevance of linguistics to a range of professional settings and to general issues at large.
  • Read, analyze and critically evaluate linguistic research, demonstrating a high level of critical thinking and problem solving about linguistic issues.
  • Demonstrate the ability to conduct original research or apply current linguistic theories to new sets of data, analyze data and draw appropriate conclusions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Syntax
  • Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Seminar in Phonology
  • Seminar in Cognitive Linguistics
  • Seminar in Discourse Analysis
  • Concepts of Phonetics and Phonology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.85

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Be in good academic standing at the last college or university attended.
  • Complete the “International Online Application”
  • A $55.00 (US currency) non-refundable application fee
  • All  secondary-school records 
  • Applicants who have studied in the U.S. are also required to have the U.S.institution(s) send official transcript(s) directly to CSUN
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page with your documents

Tuition Fee

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    14016 USD/year
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    14016 USD/year
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  • In-State

    8472 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8472 USD per year during 12 months.

Yearly tuition fee for seven or more units per semester.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
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