M.A., Linguistics, Applied

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Minimum Requirements for Applied Linguistics M.A. Degree: 30 credits

Concentrations: General, Language DocumentationSecond Language Acquisition Teacher Education

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Master’s Degree Requirements
Complete the master’s degree requirements.
Applied Linguistics Program Requirements
Complete the following:
LING F600Research Methods for Applied Linguistics3
LING F601Principles of Linguistic Analysis3
LING F698Non-thesis Research/Project6
or LING F699 Thesis
Concentrations
Complete one of the following concentrations:9
General
Language Documentation
Second Language Acquisition Teacher Education
Electives
Complete three electives approved by committee.9

Concentrations

General

Complete the following:
LING F602Second Language Acquisition3
LING F603Phonetics and Phonology3
LING F604Morphology and Syntax3

Language Documentation

Complete the following:
LING F603Phonetics and Phonology3
LING F604Morphology and Syntax3
LING F631Field Methods in Descriptive Linguistics I3

Second Language Acquisition Teacher Education

Complete the following:
LING F602Second Language Acquisition3
LING F610Theory and Methods of Second Language Teaching3
LING F611Second Language Materials and Assessment3
or ED F683 Instruction and Assessment in Literacy

Elective Courses 

This is a nonexhaustive list of possible electives.

ED F601Introduction to Applied Social Science Research 23
ED F670Developing Literacy: ECE-12 23
ED F673Literacy in the Content Area 23
ED F683Instruction and Assessment in Literacy 23
LING F441Topics in Linguistics 13
LING/FL F451English Second Language Teaching Practicum 13
LING F602Second Language Acquisition3
LING F603Phonetics and Phonology3
LING F604Morphology and Syntax3
LING F610Theory and Methods of Second Language Teaching3
LING F611Second Language Materials and Assessment3
LING F631Field Methods in Descriptive Linguistics I3
LING F650Language Policy and Planning3