You’ll have a choice of units across, and be taught by academics from, both MA Linguistics and English Language and MA English Studies. You’ll be offered a flexible course of study with two pathways available, providing you with the freedom to choose a course of study that closely matches your interests.
You’ll be taught by research active staff, many of whom are internationally recognised for their academic expertise. Research specialisms that inform what you’ll be taught on this course are as diverse as multimodal language teaching, the linguistic discourse of health, and Gothic literature and TV.
Career paths for graduates include: publishing, copywriting, advertising and marketing, social research, libraries and information, public relations, international relations, teaching, lexicography, arts administration, film and television, journalism, politics and many other roles which require a critical awareness of aspects of contemporary culture and an ability to assimilate and present coherent arguments. This Linguistics and English Studies programme from Manchester Metropolitan University will also prepare students for further study at PhD level.
- Research Methods (Applied Linguistics)
- Sound, Structure, Meaning: Describing Language
- Practices (English Studies)
- The Rise of the Gothic
- Twentieth-Century Gothic
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies Languages Linguistics View 380 other Masters in Linguistics in United Kingdom
You will normally have at least an upper second-class undergraduate UK honours degree (or international equivalent) in English, Film Studies, Cultural Studies, Philosophy, or a related/compatible subject or combination of subjects. Candidates with a lower second-class degree or degrees from unrelated disciplines are however encouraged to apply and will be considered on their merits, as will people with non-traditional qualifications
International16500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8500 GBP per year during 12 months.
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