Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, PhD

The PhD program in linguistics and applied linguistics focuses on the study of human language and the application of that study to the human condition. Students in this program choose a research specialization in formal linguistics, applied linguistics, or some combination of these areas. The curriculum provides professional training in linguistics and applied linguistics with focused research in several 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, PhD
Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of

Location
Tempe

Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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