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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.

The Research Excellence Framework 2021

  • We’re ranked 1st in the UK for the quality of our research - according to the Times Higher Education’s ranking of the latest REF results (2021). Also, 100% of our research impact was rated 4* - REF’s highest rating.
Learn more about the 2021 REF results


Undergraduate

Languages for All courses

Equality and Diversity

We hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award in recognition of our commitment to gender equality.

Events

Wed
7
Sep

AMLaP (Architectures and Mechanisms of Language Processing) 2022

The 2022 edition of the AMLaP (Architectures and Mechanisms of Language Processing) conference is being hosted by the Department of Language and Linguistic Science at the University of York. The event will take place between 7-9th Sept 2022.

Fri
9
Sep

LSPHE 2022 (Languages for Specific Purposes in Higher Education) Conference

The seventh edition of the LSPHE (Languages for Specific Purposes in Higher Education) conference will be hosted by the Department of Language and Linguistic Science at the University of York.

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CPD courses

News

The Book of Refugees: a multilingual record of memories, dreams and aspirations of refugees in the UK

Monday 15 August 2022

All refugees in the UK are invited to contribute.


Professor Monika S. Schmid elected a Fellow of the British Academy

Monday 15 August 2022

The Head of Department of Language and Linguistic Science, Professor Monika S. Schmid, has been elected a Fellow of the British Academy.


New publication: Phonetic radical awareness and application in English-speaking learners’ L2 Chinese

Thursday 11 August 2022

New published article in the field of Chinese as a second language and phonetic radical awareness


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