Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, MA

The MA degree program in linguistics and applied linguistics addresses the study of human language and the application of that study to the human condition through training in linguistics and applied linguistics. At the master's level, it provides foundational training in several different areas, including discourse analysis, language and cognition, language contact and change, language planning, phonetics, phonology, pragmatics, second language acquisition, second-language teaching and learning, semantics, sociolinguistics, syntax, teaching English to speakers of other languages, and World Englishes.

Degree Offered

Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, MA
Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of


Plan of Study

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