MPhil - Applied Linguistics as a subject
The Master of Philosophy is a one-year research-based degree in which candidates undertake a programme of supervised research which critically investigates a topic of substance and significance.
Are you interested in human language and the way it has been formed and adapted throughout civilisation? Study Applied Linguistics at Waikato and you'll explore the complex world of language theories and methods, and the solution of practical problems associated with language.
- Computer Science
- Earth Sciences
- Environmental Sciences
- Health, Sport and Human Performance
- International Management
- Materials and Processing
- Māori and Indigenous Studies
- Pacific and Indigenous Studies
- Political Science
- Population Studies
- Population Studies and Demography
- Screen and Media Studies
- Strategic Management
- Theatre Studies
- Tourism Management
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|Trimester A (March) and Trimester B (July)
|Estimated Fees* (Domestic):
|$7,626 - $8,276 per year
|Estimated Fees* (International):
|$36,995 - $48,650 per year
|Area of Study:
|All amounts are in New Zealand Dollars (NZD). *Tuition fees shown are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information. You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Papers available within Applied Linguistics
Prescriptions for the MPhil
The Master of Philosophy is a one year research-based degree in which students undertake a programme of approved and supervised research that leads to a thesis which critically investigates an approved topic of substance and significance, demonstrates expertise in the methods of research and scholarship, displays intellectual independence and makes a substantial original contribution to the subject area concerned, and is of publishable quality.
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Graduate study options
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