Moray House School of Education and Sport

Language Education (MSc/PgDip)

The MSc Language Education is a programme situated within the field of education and is interdisciplinary in nature across applied linguistics, culture, pedagogy, and language policy.

Language is at its core, a plural construct that incorporates different linguistic aspects such as language structure, language awareness and use, interculturality and pluriliteracies. This programme will develop your knowledge and critical awareness of how we teach languages, how we learn languages and how we use languages, in order to enable you to best teach the languages you know. This programme encompasses all languages including English as a foreign or additional language, European languages, Mandarin and other world languages, Sign Languages, as well as heritage, community, or regional languages.

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Programme structure: Language Education

The Language Education programme can be studied full time or part time. You will study a number of compulsory and option courses and complete a dissertation to be awarded a MSc in Language Education.

Our Language Education students

Our MSc Language Education community of students come from all over the world. Read what some of our graduates have said about this programme.

Careers in Language Education

With their strong foundation in teaching and research, our students are employed worldwide in all areas of language education.

Fees and funding: Language Education

Find details of tuition fees and opportunities for scholarships and financial support for our Language Education programme.

Contact the Language Education team

Questions about your application or how to apply to our Language Education programme? Contact the Postgraduate Admissions team or the Programme Director who look forward to hearing from you.

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