MSc Applied Linguistics
This programme has a strong emphasis on developing skills and knowledge that can be applied in professional settings
Why study applied linguistics at Edinburgh?
- Linguistics is ranked top 5 in the world (QS World University rankings by Subject 2017) and ranked as the top Linguistic department in the UK, thanks to our world-leading research in Linguistics (THE REF Rankings 2014)
- You will be part of a learning community which includes the largest concentration of language scientists in the UK
- The programme benefits from a long and respected academic tradition. Edinburgh was the first UK university to offer a programme in Applied Linguistics
This is an intensive one-year programme in what may be termed 'socially relevant Linguistics'
Programme structure and assessment
This programme comprises two semesters of taught compulsory and optional courses, followed by a dissertation
As a postgraduate student you will have access to a wide range of research resources and state-of-the-art facilities
Learning outcomes and careers
This programme provides you with a range of knowledge and skills to prepare you for a variety of career paths
Help with your application
When applying you should include a personal statement detailing your academic abilities and your reasons for applying for the programme
Programme teaching staff
Staff profiles of those involved in teaching on the programme