Training in Applied Linguistics at the University of Nottingham is delivered through the Centre for Research in Applied Linguistics (CRAL), a major international research centre established in 2002. CRAL is a dynamic research centre dedicated to the study of language in a wide range of authentic contexts, it hosts large number of high-profile researchers and cutting-edge facilities such as eye-tracking technology.
Applied Linguistics is an interdisciplinary area of research, touching on aspects of psychology, social studies, education, modern languages, literature, historical studies and computational science.
Specialisms include, in particular:
|Second Language Acquisition||Corpus Linguistics||Bilingualism||Sociolinguistics|
|English Languge Teaching||Pedagogies and Literacies||Critical Discourse Analysis||Interdisciplinary historical linguistics|
|Structure of Provision:||+3, +3.5, 1+3 either Full-time or Part-time|
|PG Application:||Apply for the PhD Applied Linguistics- with or without English Language Teaching depending on your area of research interests.|
|Pathway Contact:||Prof Kathy Conklin|