English Language and Linguistics final year modules

Compulsory module

Language Dissertation

An extensive (10,000 word) research project where students will investigate a topic of their choice. Working with a supervisor in the department, they will design and carry out a piece of research, demonstrating all of the skills that they have developed in previous years. As well as showcasing their research and writing abilities, the dissertation project is usually a very engaging and enjoyable part of final year.

Optional modules (may include) 

English Language Options 

  • Clinical Linguistics
  • Animal Communication and Language Evolution
  • English Language Teaching
  • Authorship Analysis
  • Exploring Linguistic Diversity
  • Language Change
  • Phraseology
  • Language and the Mind
  • Professional Skills        
  • Professional Skills - Freelance
  • Sustainable Development: Climate, Culture, Society and Policy