12 months
Duration
20950 GBP/year
9800 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

This English Language and Linguistics course at University of Sheffield is designed to balance a diverse range of language study with the opportunity to explore more specific fields. You'll explore the sociocultural, historical and structural complexities of the English language, with the option to study other modern languages as well. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

You’ll study the sociocultural, historical and structural complexities of the English language with the option to study other modern languages as well.

Key Features 

  • The English Language and Linguistics course at University of Sheffield  is designed with flexibility and choice in mind. You are able to follow different routes through the course that allow you to focus on specific areas of English language and linguistics. You will be able to study literary linguistics and examine a range of approaches including cognitive poetics, corpus stylistics and narratology.
  • We offer specialisms in social and historical approaches to language and linguistics in which you can investigate complex real-world language problems in different social and historical contexts. You will also have the option to examine structural and theoretical linguistics, exploring the foundational mental structures and processes underlying language. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linguistics in Context
  • Linguistics in Practice
  • Research Practice 
  • Literary Language: Narrative and Cognition
  • Literary Language: History and Culture
  • Work Placement with Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree in linguistics, English language and/or literature, or a modern language.
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20950 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

English Language and Linguistics
-
University of Sheffield

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!