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MAEducation: Language and Education

Tuition fee £16,000 per year
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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.

Programme structure

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

Structure, teaching and assessment

All MA courses follow a similar pattern with two core modules and two subject-specific modules.

Teaching and learning takes place via lectures, seminars, tutorials, discussion, active inquiry and investigations. Regular meetings with a personal tutor support and encourage your learning and understanding.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States