Linguistics and English Language
In the UK for Linguistics,
Complete University Guide 2022
In the UK in for Linguistics,
Times and Sunday Times 2021
In the world for Linguistics,
QS World University Rankings 2021
Trouble in the English Language primary classroom
Research evidence suggests that especially in the area of grammar teachers typically do not know enough and lack confidence but Professor of Linguistics at Lancaster University Willem Hollmann argues that the gaps in teachers’ knowledge and confidence are not their fault.
Promising future leader receives £1 million to examine language about dementia
A Lancaster University linguist will receive £1,044,105 for a project to raise awareness of the implications that communication around dementia can have for public understanding and for the wellbeing of those diagnosed with the syndrome.
Collaborative research between Linguistics and English Language and Latitude Aviation English Services
We’re delighted to announce that the Department of Linguistics and English Language, in partnership with Latitude Aviation English Services, has been awarded Accelerating Business Collaboration funding to research spoken English for successful flight training.
Work placement success for Linguistics and English Language students
In spring 2021 three second year undergraduate students from Linguistics and English Language took part in work experience placements as part of their degree. Despite Covid-19 restrictions, the students were able to conduct their placement via remote working, or in a socially-distanced office environment.