Programme: MA Applied Language Studies

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Code Faculty
01250179 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration NQF level
Minimum duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 180 NQF level:  09
Prof HJ Bosman
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+27 (0)124203111

Admission requirements

  • An honours degree with an average of 65% in a language, linguistics or a language-related discipline with a minimum credit value of 120; or
  • Modules to the value of at least 20 credits in Linguistics at undergraduate level and/or a pass mark for LCC 710 are required. If a student does not meet this requirement, LCC 710 must be taken in the first year of the master’s study as an additional module.
  • Students could be required to do an oral examination or additional modules in order to achieve the requisite level of knowledge and skills.
  • An acceptable level of proficiency in English or Afrikaans is a requisite.
  • Students who do not have the required level of proficiency in English have to take an additional module, TTS 751 Academic writing skills.
  • A recognised honours degree other than the above to the value of 120 credits with an average of 65%.

Minimum credits: 180

Core modules

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