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Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex

In this video, we learn more about the Department of Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex. One student tells us about her experience of being taught by world class professors who wrote the textbooks she used during her studies.

Ask Essex - Language and Linguistics FAQs

Starting university can be a daunting prospect and you'll no doubt have lots of questions. Students from the Department of Language and Linguistics at the University of Essex share their advice and answer your questions.

Modern Languages

In this video, we learn more about the study of modern languages at the University of Essex and the varied approaches to learning.

Work placements for Linguistics students

Learn from our Linguistics undergraduates how you can build your CV in preparation for the job market! In this video, students share their experience about working in the various placements offered by the department and university.

Language and Linguistics "Word mechanic" - Dr Rebecca Clift

Rebecca asserts that everything starts with language and explains how studying linguistics is like lifting the car's bonnet to see how the engine works.