Master of Arts In Linguistics

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Graduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 Years

About this Program

It typically covers the study of language structure (grammar), the study of meaning (semantics) and the social functions of language (sociolinguistics). In recent years it has become a popular subject for study.
With a Masters in Linguistics at Makerere University you will typically in your first year have studied such modules as Exploring the English Language with an Introduction to Language and Linguistics. Further study will have engaged you with, for example, Child Language Acquisition, Phonetics, Semantics, Sociolinguistics, Language, Gender and Sexuality, Pragmatics and Psycholinguistics
Applicants should posses a second class honour's degree or its equivalent in the language of study from a recognised institution.