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Linguistics Course Overview, Careers, Related, Schools
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Course Description: This course focuses on the scientific study of language. Students will learn about language acquisition, language structure and grammar, and the role of language in society and culture.. Depending on the institution, this course can be covered with different depths and focuses.

Linguistics competitiveness is high. This means it is difficult to get into because there are a lot of students who want to take it and much more difficulty when there are limited number of spaces available. Alternatively, some school may give student admission in related courses.. Nevertheless, The admission rate for Linguistics is typically around 60-70%, but it can differ between different institutions.

Some institutions have a higher acceptance rate, whereas others might have a lesser one. The rate of acceptance is greatly affected by factors such as the course’s popularity, its competitiveness, and the reputation of the school itself.

Here are some criteria (career prospect, core courses, related courses, schools, skills) to consider when making a decision on what to study. We limited the criteria to 4 each. You can use the course finder search form above to get the full list.

Linguistics Career Opportunities:

  • Linguist
  • Language Teacher
  • Language Translator
  • Language Interpreter


Linguistics Core courses:

  • Linguistics
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Syntax
  • Semantics


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Schools Offering Linguistics:

  • Adekunle Ajasin University
  • University Of Abuja
  • Benue State University
  • Ebonyi State University



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