Sep 25, 2020  
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 
University of Alberta Calendar 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

The Degree of PhD (Linguistics) [Graduate]

Program Requirements

Requirements for the PhD include a minimum of ★24 including ★6 for the two preparation courses required for Doctoral Candidacy LING 693  and LING 694 , plus a thesis. Specific courses, including courses deemed necessary for the student's area of specialization, will be chosen in consultation with the graduate coordinator and the student's supervisor(s). Students admitted to the PhD without an MSc in Linguistics or its equivalent may be required to take additional courses. The minimum period of residence is two academic years of full-time attendance at the University of Alberta.

Students should demonstrate knowledge of a language other than English.

Length of Program

The time required to complete the PhD will vary with the individual candidate; however, a minimum of three years should be expected.