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UCL (University College London): Language Sciences (Sign Language and Deaf Studies)
|Institution||UCL (University College London) View institution profile|
|Department||Division of Psychology & Language Sciences|
The specialisation in sign language and deaf studies is unique amongst existing Master's degrees in providing a thorough multidisciplinary introduction to the psychology and linguistics and neuroscience of deafness and sign language. Students also have the opportunity to study introductory British Sign Language.
Students take a core set of modules building a foundation to study current issues and research in the language sciences, specialising in language development. In selecting the modules for their specialisation, students will be able to take full advantage of the breadth of expertise in language research in the UCL Division of Psychology and Language Sciences.
Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits.
The programme consists of two compulsory modules (45 credits), up to four optional modules (45/60 credits), up to two elective modules (15/30 credits) and a research project (60 credits).
Upon successful completion of 180 credits, you will be awarded a MSc in Language Sciences (Sign Language and Deaf Studies).
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