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Language and Social Justice with British Sign Language MA

Anh Quốc

Nội dung bạn sẽ được học

Combine your passion for social justice with the study of language and learn British Sign Language (BSL) as part of your course.

Study how language can affect wealth, opportunities, disadvantage and privilege in society. Learn British Sign Language (BSL) and how to communicate with the Deaf community. Join a community renowned for its leading research in language. Become part of our thriving research community and study with peers that share your passion.

Course overview

You will study applied linguistics and explore its contribution to social justice. Examine the theories and approaches in language analysis and apply this knowledge to specific social justice contexts. As part of the course, you will study BSL from beginners level. You will learn to hold conversations with others on familiar topics. We will prepare you to engage with communities and contribute to their wellbeing.

Staff research areas include:

  • Language, social justice and deaf communities
  • Language, gender and sexuality-related inclusion in schools
  • Language and in/equalities in higher education
  • Language-based analysis of York’s and the North East region’s BME communities
  • Inclusion and social justice issues relating to languages beyond English in schools
  • Social evaluations of accent, dialect and multilingualism
  • Inclusive and emancipatory (re)conceptualizations of English as an additional language

Career outcomes

Where could Language and Social Justice with British Sign Language take you?

This degree could lead you to a career related to Language, Social Justice, and BSL in a number of fields, such as working in local government, education, the charity sector or the police. Or it could take you in a completely different direction, using the many transferrable skills you will develop. This will give you an advantage in careers such as:

  • A political party
  • Local government
  • Policy development
  • The Civil Service (they offer a Fast Stream graduate scheme)
  • Political and social research
  • Charities
  • Interpreting

Khoa bạn sẽ vào học

Languages and Linguistics

Các hình thức học tập

Toàn thời gian (1 năm)

Học phí
£13,000.00 (433,333,333 đ) một năm
Chi phí cố định
Ngày bắt đầu

25 Tháng Chín 2023

Địa điểm

York St John University

Lord Mayor's Walk,


YO31 7EX, England

Yêu cầu đầu vào

Dành cho sinh viên đến từ Mỹ

Students must have completed a Bachelors Degree. IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each component), TOEFL iBT Overall score of 75 (Listening 17, Reading 18, Speaking 20, Writing 20), other forms of TOEFL are not acceptable.

Dành cho sinh viên quốc tế

Students need to have 2:1 honours degree in a related subject. If you do not meet this criteria, either because your undergraduate degree is not in a related discipline or you do not have a 2:1, you are still encouraged to apply. We will ask you to submit a piece of written work that we will consider as part of your application. If English is not your first language you will need to show that you have English Language competence at IELTS level 6.5 (with no skill below 6.0) or equivalent. TOEFL iBT (home edition also accepted): Overall score of 75 (Listening 17, Reading 18, Speaking 20, Writing 20), other forms of TOEFL are not acceptable.

*Có thể có những yêu cầu khác nhau về IELTS tùy thuộc vào khóa học bạn chọn


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