English Language and Linguistics second year modules
Structure of English
Professional Research Skills for Linguists
On this module, students will work in teams to plan a linguistic research project which responds to a problem or question posed by an employer or an academic researcher. In part A (semester 1) students will put their linguistic expertise to work in exploring and evaluating possible methods and sources of data, while in part B (semester 2) their linguistic expertise will be utilised to gather and analyse data, and to present their findings, orally and in writing. The module will develop important academic and professional skills such as responding to a brief, working as part of a team, and designing an effective research project.
Optional modules (may include)
English Language Options (students choose 4)
History of the English Language
Language Acquisition and Literacy