Master of Language and Culture

Auckland University of Technology

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree with a B grade average or higher in papers at level 7 or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MLC graduates will have advanced critical knowledge and understanding in their chosen areas of focus in Applied Linguistics, which may include the proficiency, linguistic and/or cultural knowledge of an Asia-Pacific language (or their own language/s), language analysis, language and literacy education, multilingualism and culture, and translation and interpreting. Graduates will also have advanced critical knowledge about the relationship between language and culture. They will be critical and reflective, and have demonstrated the ability to engage in a period of applied research. Some may progress to further study at doctoral level.

What graduates earn

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812

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