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Applied Linguistics, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1093 (BCR) St. Catharines, Canada
In our Applied Linguistics program offered by Brock University, you’ll gain a strong foundation in linguistics, hands-on fieldwork, clinical observation, teaching practice and practical workshops to supplement your academic courses.
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Overview

Hearing Sciences or Speech and Language Sciences: In these majors, you'll learn about basic science and communication processes, including the anatomy and physiology of speech and hearing, acoustics, linguistics, child language development and selected disorders of human communication.Applied Linguistics/Teaching English as a Subsequent Language (TESL) at Brock University: In this major, you'll study theories and methodologies relevant to learning and teaching English as a subsequent language. You may gain valuable experience in our co-op option.

Career outcomes

  • Linguist
  • Translator
  • Speech-language pathologist
  • Audiologist
  • Clinical researcher
  • ESL educator

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    For January start, deadline is two weeks before start of term.

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to General Linguistics
  • Fundamentals of English Grammar
  • Foundations of Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Applied Phonetics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Senior Secondary school credential appropriate for entry to university in your home country
  • Academically rigorous grade 12 year
  • Minimum B- average (higher for some programs)
  • English Language proficiency requirements must be satisfied

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26558 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26558 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    6090 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6090 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Tuition (Domestic)
$6,090 – $8,330
  • Tuition (International)
$26,558 – $27,765

Living costs for St. Catharines

  • 1015 - 1620 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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