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Introduction to Applied Linguistics and TESOL

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Get an introduction to applied linguistics and how linguistics is applied in a range of fields - from language teaching to law with Introduction to Applied Linguistics and TESOL at FutureLearn.

Overview

Introduction to Applied Linguistics and TESOL at FutureLearn. introduces the field of applied linguistics and how it relates to disciplines including linguistics and language teaching.

Key facts:

You’ll explore real-world examples of applied linguistics, such as forensic linguistics and language assessment. You’ll look at the field’s impact on important issues - for example, reducing gender bias in language use and simplifying legal language.

You’ll find out what applied linguists do through a series of case studies. Specialists will work through problems and show you applied linguistic research methods to solve them.

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?
  • Have you ever met an applied linguist?
  • Language and the big decisions in life
  • Inspiring language learning
  • The social role of pronunciation
  • Investigating language in use
  • Joining the Applied Linguistics and TESOL community at Leicester

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 days
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

This course is designed for:

  • anyone interested in linguistics and language teaching, and thinking of a career in these fields
  • people considering a postgraduate degree in applied linguistics or Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • professionals already working in applied linguistics or related fields, who want an update on current thinking and practice.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 36 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 36 days.

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Funding

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