Normally a good UK Honours Degree (minimum upper second class) in English Language, Linguistics or a related discipline, or an overseas degree recognised by Aston University, plus two references.
Those without a relevant prior qualification in linguistics will normally need a good UK Honours Degree (minimum upper second class) or an overseas degree recognised by Aston University, plus two references. These students must begin by taking the Introduction to Linguistics module.
Students whose native language is not English will also need to obtain an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 7 in writing and minimum of 6 in speaking, listening and reading.
Duration: Part-time, 2-3 years. Up to a maximum of 5 years may be possible in some circumstances and with the payment of a continuation fee.
Start date(s): October
Intake: Approximately 10 per year
Fees for 2015/16*: UK/EU and Overseas: £8,000
(Non-standard fee - fee quoted is cost of full course payable split over 3 years 40%, 30%, 30% then continuation fee)
*These figures have not been confirmed, but they are expected to be approximately as stated.
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