Department of Linguistics

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What will I study?

Our BA in English Language & Linguistics includes:

Phonetics and Phonology How sounds are organized
Morphology and Syntax How words and sentences are constructed
Semantics and Pragmatics How language creates meaning
Language Acquisition  How children learn language
Sociolinguistics and Discourse Analysis How people use language in everyday life
Psycholinguistics and Neurolinguistics How the brain processes language
Historical Linguistics   How languages change
Research Methods and Dissertation A chance to compete an original piece of research in one of the above areas


We also allow degrees that are combined with a wide variety of other subjects:

  • Comparative Literature and Linguistics
  • English Literature and Linguistics
  • French and Linguistics
  • German and Linguistics
  • Hispanic Studies and Linguistics
  • Russian and Linguistics
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