Master in Applied Linguistics

2023/2024 · 60 credits


The Inter-university and Inter-department Master in Applied Linguistics allows students to acquire and / or reinforce advanced linguistic training, and to specialize in one of the thematic modules –of a fundamentally applied nature- in which optional subjects are organized:

·Language learning and teaching

·Communication and linguistic resources

·Lexis, grammar and variation

This study is verified and published

This study renewed its accreditation on 28 January 2019.


Prices for Spain or EU resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment with residence in Spain or EU
Prices for Spain or EU non resident students
Approximate price of one academic course (60 ECTS) for first enrollment without residence in Spain or EU
Offered place for academic course 2023/2024

Why study

To be specialized in applied linguistics, since it is the only master's degree in Spain that focuses on this field and its relationship with the most relevant social problems: education, digital applications, socio-political changes, multilingualism, media, multimodal communication, etc.

It provides students with a methodological and critical foundation that will allow them to access the practice of research, with an interdisciplinary and versatile training.

It prepares students to know how to act in multidisciplinary and diversified professional environments.

It has the support of consolidated research groups of international reference.

The only master's degree that gives access to a module of subjects focused on Spanish sign language.

Workshops included, besides internships at companies and public institutions.

The possibility of enrolling full-time or part-time, as well as of validation of previously taken subjects in the circumstances specified by the universities involved.

 Information booklet

This is an interuniversity study, in addition to University of A Coruña , the following universities also colaborate in teaching:

  • Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
  • Universidad de Vigo


Starting academic year 2013/2014
Last update/verification ACSUG date 25/09/2013
Authorization Xunta Council date 05/12/2013
Authorization DOG publication date 21/12/2012
Official BOE publication date 11/03/2014
BOE syllabus publication date 16/04/2014