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English Language & Linguistics

Kent ranked 14th in the UK for Modern Languages and Linguistics according to The Guardian University Guide 2014.

Linguistics, the scientific study of language, seeks to understand how languages are structured, used and acquired. What structural elements do languages have in common and in what ways do they differ? Are humans genetically predisposed to learn language? How does our linguistic and cultural background affect communication?

Students of English Language & Linguistics are highly articulate and some of the most employable graduates. English Language & Linguistics at Kent offers a range of undergraduate single and joint-honours programmes, exciting opportunities for study abroad and a wide module selection. Our postgraduate programmes offer more specialist study supported by academics with track records in world-leading research.

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English Language & Linguistics, School of European Culture and Languages, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NF

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Last Updated: 10/04/2014