Subjects

Academic English Studies and Linguistics

Overview

If you speak English as an additional language, you can combine the study of academic English language with the study of language structure.

Areas of study

You will take Stage II courses in Academic English Studies (ACADENG) that are designed for students who speak English as an additional language. If your English language skills are not advanced enough for Stage II ACADENG courses, you will need to take Stage I ACADENG courses before you begin this subject.You will combine your study of academic English with the study of language structure (sounds, words, sentences and meaning). You will also study aspects of the theory of language teaching and learning.

You can study Academic English Studies and Linguistics in the following programmes:

What you will learn

As well as improving your skills in academic English, you can develop an understanding of how languages (including English) work. You will also study the principles of language teaching and learning.

Career opportunities

An enhanced knowledge of English may assist you on any chosen career path.

More information

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