University of Kent
Centre for English and World Languages
Humanities (English Language and Linguistics) Pre-Master's
GDip - Humanities (English Language and Linguistics)
English Language and Linguistics (ELL), founded in 2010, is the newest department of the School of European Culture and Languages (SECL). We have a strong team of research-active staff, a lively teaching and research culture with regular seminars by staff and visiting speakers, and Erasmus teaching and research links with, among others, Switzerland (Berne), Netherlands (Nijmegen) and Spain (Autonomous University of Madrid).
This programme offers you the opportunity to develop your independent study and research skills through a combination of subject modules within the School of European Culture and Languages. In addition, as part of your programme you have the opportunity to improve your English language competence with dedicated English and Academic Skills for Humanities modules offered by Kent International Pathways.
On successful completion of the Diploma and through meeting the University’s rules of progression, you may choose to study on one of the programmes within the following disciplines:
Our interests focus on quantitative and experimental research in speech and language processing, variation and acquisition, but also cover formal areas such as syntax, as well as literary stylistics. We welcome applications from students interested in MA, MPhil and PhD research.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
In State Tuition (per year): 4950 GBP
Out State Tuition (per year): 11250 GBP