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Linguistics

Simon Fraser University

48 months
Duration
979 CAD/credit
195 CAD/credit
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About

The Linguistics program offered at the Simon Fraser University offers a minor and certificates in First Nations language proficiency and in teaching ESL linguistics as well as a major.

Overview

Linguistics involves investigating language systematically, exploring how it is used in day to day life, and discovering how it is realized in the human mind. You will learn how to construct logical arguments through analytical reasoning, probe language behaviour with experiments, and apply linguistic insights in human health, language technology, and language teaching.

Career Opportunities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this  Linguistics program offered at the Simon Fraser University  may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Acting Coach
  • Audiologist
  • Career Development Officer
  • Communication Specialist
  • Community Educator
  • Copy Editor
  • Early Childhood Assistant
  • Editor
  • Endangered Languages Educator
  • ESL Teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linguistics
  • Writing for Linguistics 
  • Phonology 
  • Syntax 
  • Linguistic Argumentation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.4

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must meet the university's English Language Requirements
  • All applicants must meet the university's Quantitative and Analytical Skills requirements
  • All students must present a minimum grade of C-/60% in a junior or senior level acceptable Math course
  • Graduation from a university-preparatory program at a senior high school
  • Submit a transcript which includes grades for all courses completed and final grades for the first semester of Senior Year. (An admission average is calculated on final year results.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    979 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 979 CAD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    195 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 195 CAD per credit during 48 months.

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Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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