Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Program Information

Program Name:

English Language and Linguistics
Program Homepage: http://www.yorksj.ac.uk/ell
Institution: York St John University
Address: Lord Mayor's Walk
City: York
Zip/Postal Code: YO31 7EX
Country: United Kingdom
Application Deadline: 15 January
Contact Person: Angela Goddard , Dr

click here to access email

Phone: +44 (0)1904 624624
Fax: +44 (0)1904 612512
Linguistic Subfield(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Other Program Specialties: E-language, language disorders, second language acquisition
Language/Language Family Specialization(s): English
Program Size: Large (over 25 students)
Program Description: The English Language and Linguistics programme is staffed by the Department of Language Studies and Linguistics. We are a small yet diverse department with a wide range of interests including research in learning and teaching as well as our academic subject specialisms. We are committed to providing a supportive and friendly learning environment and we use a range of teaching methods including lectures, seminars, workshops and online work.
Available Financial Aid: Go to www.yorksj.ac.uk > Student Services > Student Finance
Add a new program
Update this program
Update a different program