Lancaster University: Discourse Studies

InstitutionLancaster University View institution profile
Department Linguistics and English Language
Telephone 01524 510880
Study type Taught


This programme is designed to give you the competence to undertake empirical work in discourse studies by drawing on both linguistic and social theory; it enables you to explore discourse in areas such as politics, business and media, whilst developing skills in a range of analytical methods. Support for your studies is provided by the non-credit postgraduate academic study skills module which runs in terms 1, 2 and 3.


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