Professor Ema Ushioda, Head of Department, welcomes you to our outstanding undergraduate learning community. We invite you to explore our model of learning, which is built around a highly individualised curriculum that enables you to do cutting-edge research in linguistics, language, culture, psychology, and communication in order to solve real-world problems.
Our Learning Community
Professor Jo Angouri, Director of Undergraduate Studies, provides an overview of our learning model, our programmes, and the principles that underpin our learning community in Applied Linguistics at Warwick.
Our students share their work in Applied Linguistics at Warwick, and describe some of their experiences as members of our outstanding learning community.
Our unique interdisciplinary courses will challenge you to apply the best knowledge, theories, and practices in language, linguistics, communication, culture, and psychology to solve real-world problems. Our tutorial model will provide you with a rigorous, highly supportive environment where you will engage with cutting-edge research from the very start of your course.
Our lecturers have prepared short lessons, which are indicative of the learning you'll experience in each course.
- Explore our modules.
English Language and Linguistics
Our English Language and Linguistics programme engages you in the systematic study of language with a specific focus on English.
Dr Christopher Strelluf is an assistant professor who researches language variation and change. This taster lecture shares findings from a project for the module, ET327: Dialects, where students analysed old recordings to challenge ideologies about local accents.
Language, Culture, and Communication
Our Language, Culture and Communication degree is a globally unique interdisciplinary programme that prepares students to forge careers in the international marketplace.
ET212: Intercultural Business Communication
Dr. Sophie Reissner-Roubicek is an associate professor who researches professional communication and identity, and designs intercultural training resources. This taster introduces the role of feedback in teamwork interaction, which is covered from theoretical and practical perspectives in the module ET212: Intercultural Business Communication.
Linguistics with a Modern Language
By studying linguistics together with a non-English language, you’ll explore the fascinating human capacity for language, while also building your linguistic fluency. Combine Linguistics with Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, or Spanish
Dr Esther Asprey is a Senior Teaching Fellow with research interests in the varieties and languages of the West Midlands, as well as the Celtic languages of Britain and Ireland. In her taster lecture she unpacks some of the theories we meet when first discussing multilingual speakers and their societies.
Care and Support
Students at Warwick are supported across all aspects of their living and learning experience. Senior Personal Tutor Tilly Harrison describes the range of support that you'll receive, particularly through your personal tutor in Applied Linguistics.
Applied Linguistics at Warwick is recognised for its exceptional learning community. Students are central to every aspect of the Applied Linguistics experience. Students coordinate a calendar of social events and academic and professional development schemes through Linguistics Society. Students also pariticipate in deparmental governance and shape programme curricula through the Applied Linguistics Student-Staff Liaison Committees.
Your Warwick Experience
More sessions to discover life at Warwick
If you have questions about your application or admission you can head over to our Admissions drop-in sessions. We're online every day between 9.30am and 3.30pm (UK local Time) to chat one-to-one about any application, enrolment or admissions questions you may have.
Discover what makes Warwick special, and why it might be the right fit for you. Hear from current students about their experiences. And explore places like the Warwick Students' Union and our Library.
You can also check out our video playlist to get more of a feel for what being on campus is like, and to hear more about some of the opportunities mentioned in this session.
Living at Warwick
Find out everything you need to know about living at Warwick. Our introductory talk covers the different accommodation options, facilities and other aspects of life at Warwick.
This is also your chance to explore our accommodation from the comfort of your own home by viewing our virtual accommodation tours.
Watch our video to hear from staff and students about what wellbeing means to them, why it matters and what support is available to help you thrive at Warwick. You can also browse our wellbeing video playlist and find out more about the different support services that are available on campus for you.
No matter what's worrying you, from the impact of a disability or anxiety, to worries about making friends, culture shock, or living away from home for the first time, we will always be here to guide and support you.
Warwick Sport is home to all things active at Warwick, so you’ll be sure to find something for whatever moves you.
Check out our new state-of-the-art Sport and Wellness Hub in this video.