The MAESP requires completing 30 credits of subjects. Alternatively, students may elect to complete an MA dissertation, which is worth 6 credits of the total 30.
Core subjects (12 credits*)
- Introduction to the Sound System of English
- Discourse Analysis
- English Semantics and Lexis
- Analytical Perspectives in English Grammar
Specialism-related core subjects (9 credits for ELA, 6 credits for ELS, ELT and EP*)
English Language Arts
English Language Studies
English Language Teaching
English for the Professions
Specialism-specific electives (9 credits for ELA, 12 credits for ELS, ELT and EP*)
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* Each core and elective subject is worth 3 credits, apart from the Research Project (6 credits), which involves conducting an independent piece of research and writing a 10,000-word dissertation.
Click here for the Information on the elective subjects offered.
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