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University of Westminster, London: English Language by Published Work
|Institution||University of Westminster, London View institution profile|
|Department||School of Humanities|
|Telephone||+44 (0)20 350 66333|
Based within our Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, our research programme in English Language has a long-established tradition of research in Linguistics, both theoretical and pedagogical. More recently, the programme has built on its strengths in English Language, particularly in the historical study of the language, and has been successful in obtaining several major grants to fund research projects in the area. We welcome applications to all areas of English Language and in particular to the following specific research areas: Historical Study of the English Language; Medieval dress and textile vocabulary in unpublished sources.
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
|Level||RQF Level 8|
Applicants should have a minimum classification of 2.1 in their first degree or equivalent and preferably a master's degree (or masters degree pending). Applicants whose first degree has not been studied in English should have IELTS score of 7.0 with not less than 6.5 in any of the individual components. Submissions for this award will consist of a coherent body of work which is of the same quality, rigour and volume as required of a standard PhD in your field and which constitutes an original contribution to knowledge. Publications considered appropriate for this route can include books and book chapters, refereed journal papers. The body of work may not include any material produced more than ten years before the date of submission. Applicants need to submit a research proposal of 2000 words which should include a list of applicant's publications with dates, word count, percentage of contribution for any collaborative work and confirmation from co-authors of this percentage. References are normally required and if not provided with your application will be requested at a later date.
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University of Westminster
The University of Westminster is a vibrant international education institution with a distinguished history dating back to 1838. With three campuses in the heart of Central London (Cavendish, Marylebone and Regent) and one in Harrow, it is home to almost 19,000 students from 169 countries, among them over 4,000 postgraduate students.
The first polytechnic in London the University of Westminster continues to offer practical, rounded education to students from a wide range of backgrounds. Our academic research is recognised both in and outside of academia, with two-thirds of our work being awarded world-leading …View Profile
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