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Modern English Language by Web-based Distance Learning

Nottingham University Business School

M.A.
24 months
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About

This course is ideal if you want the flexibility of building your own programme of language study.

Overview

The web-based MA Modern English Language offers you the opportunity to follow a wide range of modules from across the expertise of the language section of the School of English.

Therefore, this course is ideal if you do not want to specialise in your language study or if you want the flexibility of building your own programme.

The MA has intakes in September and February.

Key facts

  • The MA courses by web-based distance learning build on the international reputation of the School of English at Nottingham as one of the foremost centres for English Language research in the world.
  • The School of English was ranked 7th in the UK for English in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018
  • 7th in Britain for English in The Complete University Guide 2017
  • 45th in the QS World University 2018 rankings for English Language and Literature
  • 9th in the UK for 'research power' (REF 2014).
  • The course is taught using a course tool software called Moodle. It is also supported by extensive online resources, course materials and teaching.
  • The programme offers an excellent route towards pursuing a PhD.
  • The MA Modern English Language is also available as a taught full- or part-time course within the University.
  • As well as completing this course at a pace that suits you and your other commitments, you have the flexibility to study towards a Postgraduate Certificate (60 credits), Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) or an MA (180 credits, including dissertation). Please note that if you wish to study for a Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma you still need to apply for the full MA; you would then elect to leave the course with the alternative award once studying.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Descriptive Linguistic Analysis 
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Old Norse Texts 
  • Research Methods in Applied Linguistics 
  • Investigating Health Communication 
  • Intercultural Communication 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

2.1(Upper 2nd class hons degree or international equivalent)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9450 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9450 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Modern English Language by Web-based Distance Learning
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Nottingham University Business School

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