Language Acquisition Language and Gender, Bilingual Interaction
The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Linguistics and Modern Language Studies
The Hong Kong Institute of Education is one of the eight Hong Kong government-funded tertiary institutions. The Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies invites applications for admission into our Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Ph.D. degree programmes in 2014/15.
Successful applicants will be awarded generous studentships of up to six semesters. The monthly stipend for the 2013-14 academic year is HK$13,800. Non-local applicants are guaranteed on-campus residence.
In line with the Hong Kong government’s language policy goal of biliteracy and trilingualism, we have been conducting high-quality research on the functioning of human language as a semiotic, meaning-making system, with particular reference to language learning and use in multilingual settings. We welcome doctoral-level projects that help advance our understanding of these and other related research areas, especially projects which call for scientific, inter-disciplinary inquiry that entails the use of multiple methods.
For the application details please see the application website address below.
|Application Mailing Address:||Ms Yung Yung, Kathy Lau 10 Lo Ping Road, Tai Po New Territories Hong Kong xxx China|
|Application Web Address:||http://www.ied.edu.hk/gradsch/|
|Contact Information:||Ms Yuen Ling, Rachel Wong firstname.lastname@example.org Phone:852 - 29487691|