King's College London

School of Arts and Humanities

Language, Discourse & Communication


Strand Campus


London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Language, Discourse & Communication

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This MRes has been designed to bridge the gap between undergraduate degrees and more advanced, doctoral level research. In contrast to conventional MA programmes, the MRes offers a strong foundation in social science research methods to provide students with the skills to conduct high-level independent research, either in an academic or a professional capacity. The MRes has four compulsory modules on research methodology; a pilot research study and two modules selected from a range offered across the College. Optional modules include, for example, Language Contact, Bilingualism & Black Englishes; Language, Identity & Culture; Linguistic Approaches to Narrative Analysis; Principles & Practice in ELT; English for Academic Purposes; Transplanted & Transformed: An Introduction to World Englishes.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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