LINGUIST List 21.4411

Thu Nov 04 2010

Support: Clinical Ling, Psycholing: MSc & PhD Students, U. of Potsdam

Editor for this issue: Matthew Lahrman <mattlinguistlist.org>


        1.     Helena Trompelt , English & Clinical Linguistics, Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics: Ma / MSc & PhD Students, University of Potsdam, Germany

Message 1: English & Clinical Linguistics, Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics: Ma / MSc & PhD Students, University of Potsdam, Germany
Date: 02-Nov-2010
From: Helena Trompelt <trompeltuni-potsdam.de>
Subject: English & Clinical Linguistics, Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics: Ma / MSc & PhD Students, University of Potsdam, Germany
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Institution/Organization: University of Potsdam Department: Linguistics Web Address: http://www.iecl.uni-potsdam.de/

Level: PhD

Duties: Research

Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics Clinical Linguistics Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

The International M.Sc./Ph.D. Programme for Experimental and Clinical Linguistics(IECL) at the University of Potsdam constitutes an integrated and structuredtraining in the fields of Neurolinguistics, Clinical Linguistics and Psycholinguistics.It is characterised by an intensive research-oriented training of high internationalstandard.

Areas of Specialization within the program include:- General psycho- and neurolinguistics: dynamic modelling- Language acquisition and developmental language impairments- Neurocognition of language and clinical linguistics

Structure of the ProgrammeThe IECL programme consists of an initial common segment beginning in thesummer term. In the common first year, all students participate in theoretical andempirical course offerings taught in English. Thereafter, two separate segmentsare offered preparing for a M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree, respectively. The M.Sc. degreeis achieved by the writing of a Master's thesis (to be completed within a sixmonths period), the Ph.D. degree by writing and defending a Ph.D. dissertation(within a three-year period).

Entry RequirementsFor the admission to the M.Sc. at least a seven-semester Bachelor's degree (orthe equivalent of 210 cp) is required in psycho-, patho- or neurolinguistics oranother related field. Requirements for the immediate entry into the Ph.D. segmentare a diploma, Master or Magister degree after at least 4.5 years of study (or 270cp) in a relevant field with grade A or B or a Bachelor's degree after a minimum of3.5 years (with a minimum of 210 cp) in an experimental neurocognitive area withan outstanding grade (A) and excellent references. Non-native English applicantsmust demonstrate an excellent command of English by passing an internationallyrecognised language test (TOEFL).

ApplicationThe application period starts on November 15, 2010 and ends on January 1, 2011to begin in April 2011. Candidates wishing to start the programme immediately withthe Ph.D. segment can also apply for admission to the winter term. In this case,the application period ends on June 1, 2011.

For more information concerning curriculum and application procedures visit theIECL websitehttp://www.iecl.uni-potsdam.de/For more information on current research projects go to the department's websitehttp://www.ling.uni-potsdam.de/

Applications Deadline: 01-Jan-2011

Web Address for Applications: https://www.uni-assist.de/online/uni-potsdam/index.php?PHPSESSID=kbp932qcfqkac4ue9ogts2u171&go=start&lang=en

Contact Information:         Helena Trompelt        trompeltuni-potsdam.de


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