Master of Arts (Applied)
University of Waikato
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have advanced knowledge of the application of linguistic theories, principles and concepts to the examination of practical issues including, but not limited to, research methodologies in applied linguistics, first and second language acquisition, cross-cultural approaches to learning and teaching, language teaching and assessment, language policy and planning at national and institutional levels, the analysis of discourse, the development of (electronic) literacy, and computer-mediated learning. They will have the ability to critically evaluate current scholarship in the discipline of applied linguistics, and to develop lines of argument and make sound academic judgements in accordance with basic theories and concepts of applied linguistics.
Key Information for Students
Bachelors degree or equivalent, & normally a Postgraduate Diploma in Second Language Teaching or equivalent
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$33,772 - $62,256|
|In further study||25%|
|On a benefit||5%|
All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
The Vice Chancellor's Adult Learners' Awards
University of Waikato - Scholarships Office
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Where does this information come from?
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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.