Applied Linguistics at Nanyang Technological University is designed primarily for English language teaching professionals who wish to strengthen their academic qualifications for career advancement, but it is also suitable for people with a keen interest in language-related issues.
This programme helps you to develop a strong foundation in theories of linguistics and language learning by providing you with opportunities to critically review current research in applied linguistics. You will also acquire skills for conducting language pedagogy research and examining language-related issues in various contexts, skills which will undoubtedly contribute towards your overall professional development as language educators and researchers. Through this programme, you will be exposed to many new ideas and skills which you can apply to your specific educational and work contexts, and gain a better understanding of various language-related issues and concerns in Singapore and around the world. As a result, you will be in a stronger position to appreciate and harness the power of language in your professional and everyday lives.
- Discourse Studies
- Language Acquisition Studies
- Sociolinguistic Perspectives on the Classroom
- Language Teaching Methodology
- Language Curriculum: Theory and Practice
- Classroom Discourse Analysis
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A good undergraduate degree in English Language Studies, OR
- A good undergraduate degree in a related field with a postgraduate diploma in English Language studies;
International945 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 945 USD per year during 12 months.
National798 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 798 USD per year during 12 months.
Singapore citizens: S$1,137.41 and international: S$1,346.06
Living costs for Singapore
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.