Language and Linguistic Science

A dynamic and innovative department, our expertise spans the arts and sciences. We offer an exciting range of courses combining modern foreign languages, English language, and linguistics. Find out more about our department


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BAAP (British Association of Academic Phoneticians) Colloquium

The British Association of Academic Phoneticians (BAAP) colloquium 2020 is being hosted by the Department of Language and Linguistic Science at the University of York.

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Vice Chancellor's Teaching Awards

Thursday 12 September 2019

Cinzia Bacilieri and Marina Cantarutti recognised for excellent teaching

Parlay Conference 2019

Wednesday 11 September 2019

The 6th annual Postgraduate Academic Researchers in Linguistics at York Conference was a huge success.

Professor Ron Kaplan awarded an honorary doctorate

Tuesday 20 August 2019

Watch the video of Professor Peter Sells's oration and Professor Ron Kaplan’s response at the Department of Language and Linguistic Science’s graduation ceremony.

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