Exploring Linguistics

A one-week introductory course for prospective postgraduate students

  • Mon 11 - Fri 15 Jan 21


  • 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, you will be eligible to receive a certificate of attendance if you attend four or more sessions.

Sociolinguistics with Professor Monika Schmid, Dr Ella Jeffries and Amanda Cole
Monday 11 January, 12pm - 2pm

Theoretical Linguistics with Dr Hannah Gibson and Dr Faith Chiu
Tuesday 12 January, 12pm - 2pm

Applied Linguistics / Psycholinguistics with Professor Monika Schmid, Dr Tracey Costley and Dr Christina Gkonou
Wednesday 13 January, 12pm - 2pm

TESOL with Dr Christina Gkonou, Dr Nasser Jabbari and Dr Neophytos Mitsigkas
Thursday 14 January, 12pm - 2pm

Teaching Practice with Dr Tracey Costley, Dr Nasser Jabbari and Dr Neophytos Mitsigkas
Friday 15 January, 12pm - 2pm

Unfortunately registration for this course are now closed. The next webinar series from the Department of Languages and Linguistics will be our Translation, Interpreting and Subtitling series 17-21 May 2021.

If you are unable to attended the sessions will be available afterwards to view.

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