12 months
Duration
2164 USD/year
2164 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Linguistics and TESOL at National Cheng Kung University cultivates professionals with critical thinking skills, foreign language competency, transnational cultural literacy, and a commitment to local communities.

Overview

Linguistics and TESOL at National Cheng Kung University provides its students with basic and advanced training in English, Japanese, German, French, Spanish, and Russian, and thereby enhances their proficiency in the foreign languages aforementioned. It offers training in linguistics-related courses and cultivates students' understanding of western (especially Anglo-American) literature and culture.

Linguistics and TESOL students at National Cheng Kung University are expected to become critical thinkers who, broadly educated, can integrate what they have learned and adapt themselves to the ever-changing world, at the same time preparing themselves for possible academic careers.

Students at Linguistics and TESOL at National Cheng Kung University will have the following outcomes:

  • To advance professional English communication skills for literature or linguistics
  • To comprehend differences in theories and approaches and sharpen critical writing abilities
  • To broaden interdisciplinary critical thinking skills and global vision 
  • To enhance innovative leadership, teamwork skills, and creative research abilities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology: Linguistics
  • Phonetics
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Children’s Early Language Acquisition
  • Code-Switching Among Bilingual Children
  • Reading in Second/Foreign Language
  • Teaching Writing in a Second/Foreign Language
  • Comparative Linguistics: Theory and Practice
  • Using Multimedia and the Internet in Language Teaching
  • Seminars on Syntax : The Comparative Syntax between English and Chinese

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application form
  • Declaration
  • Bachelor’s degree diploma (or above)
  • The official transcripts by years verified with official stamps by the R.O.C. embassies, consulates, or missions abroad or by other notary institutes authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, R.O.C.
  • A financial statement verified with official stamps by the R.O.C. embassies, consulates, or missions abroad or by other notary institutes authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, R.O.C.
  • Two recommendation letters
  • Identity card and(/or) passport, the ROC alien resident certificate (if available), and the Certificate of the R.O.C. Non-Household Registration, or other credentials ( if applicable)
  • English(/Chinese) autobiography
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1082 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    2164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1082 USD per semester during 12 months.

NTD 34200 per semester

Living costs for Tainan

17700 - 21230 TWD /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.

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