UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course includes components in the psychology and linguistics and neuroscience of deafness and sign language.

Course Modules

Modules include: Research methods: principles, skills and applications; introduction to the brain and imaging the brain. Specialisation modules: British sign language level 1; deafness: cognition and language; linguistics of sign languages; syntax i; phonetics/phonology; pragmatic theory; psycholinguistics; sociolinguistics; language acquisition; foundations of linguistics; interaction and language management of interpreting; historical and social context of interpreting; developmental language disorders and cognitive neuroscience; language disorders: topics in aphasia; semantic'pragmatic development.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a language'related area such as deaf studies, linguistics, speech sciences, English language, psychology, cognitive science, or a cognate discipline.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,550  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,310  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,770  Academic year. First year home fees