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This subject introduces students to key issues within the field of applied linguistics, an approach to understanding language issues in the real world, drawing on theory and empirical analysis. The topics represented within the programme draw from some related disciplines within applied linguistics such as communications in the professions, forensic linguistics, and teaching English for specific purposes.
1. To introduce students in the field of applied linguistics to English for academic and professional purposes.
2. To give students the opportunity to gain insight into the specific linguistic features and communication genres of English for academic and professional purposes.
3. To provide students with essential scientific and technical linguistic methods and tools for the study and practice of English for academic and professional purposes.