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Education (Language and Education)

The MA in Language and Education is designed for all those interested in languages and education and the role of languages in society. This covers a very broad field and will appeal to all those working in language teaching and learning, both internationally and nationally, whether teaching English as a Foreign Language/Second Language, or teaching second or foreign languages. It will also appeal to those fascinated by the world of linguistics and sociolinguistics.

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in a related field is required.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent

Course modules

Core modules

Critical Issues in Education and Educational Research; Language Acquisition, Learning and Pedagogy; Language, Society and Education; Qualitative Methodologies in Educational Research; The Practice of Research; Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment of the taught element consists of written assignments of 6,000 words each, 1 for each module. For the dissertation module, students will complete a research dissertation of 15-20,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MA Full-time September 2018 12 Months

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