Exploring Linguistics

A one-week introductory course for prospective postgraduate students

  • Mon 13 - Fri 17 Jul 20


  • Online


  • Event type

    Lectures, talks and seminars

  • Event organiser

    Language and Linguistics, Department of

Thinking about studying linguistics at postgraduate level? Want to learn more about the different fields within this fascinating subject area? Join this free course, meet the experts and find out if linguistics is for you...

Exploring Linguistics

This free online course comprises daily sessions, specifically designed to introduce you to some of the most dynamic and cutting-edge topics within the field of linguistics today.

Each two hour session will be delivered by our expert academics, giving you the chance to meet the tutors, ask questions and discover what studying linguistics at postgraduate level is really like.

You can pick and choose which sessions to attend from the week-long schedule:

Sociolinguistics with Professor Monika Schmid and Dr Faith Chiu 
Monday 13th July 12pm - 2pm

Theoretical Linguistics with Dr Kyle Jerro, Dr Hannah Gibson and Dr Faith Chiu
Tuesday 14th July 12pm - 2pm

Applied Linguistics / Psycholinguistics with Professor Monika Schmid, Dr Tracey Costley and Dr Christina Gkonou
Wednesday 15th July 12pm - 2pm

TESOL with Dr Christina Gkonou
Thursday 16th July 12pm - 2pm

Teaching Practice with Dr Tracey Costley
Friday 17th July 12pm - 2pm 

Unfortunately spaces for this course are no longer available. We will look to run this again later in the year. To register your interest please email intsummerschool@essex.ac.uk

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