School of English

Distance Learning

Discover Distance Learning in the School of English. Our Applied English MA Programme offers you flexibility in your studies. You can study around your lifestyle, and build a course unique to you.

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Applied English MA Programme

Applied English is a Distance Learning MA that allows you to build your own study programme and create a personalised MA that is unique to you. You are free to study what you love at your own pace. Your study is broken down into individual ‘pods’ - rich, textured units of learning - created and facilitated by world-leading experts in the School of English. Please use the link below to find out more, or sign up for our free trial.

Through the Applied English Programme you can graduate with the following degree titles:

    • MA Applied English
    • MA Applied Linguistics
    • MA Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching
    • MA Literary Linguistics
    • MA Professional Communication
    • MA English Literature
    • MA Modern and Contemporary Literature
    • MA World Literatures
    • MA Medieval Englishes
    • MA Name-Studies

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Virtual Open Days

Register for one of our free Virtual Open Days to find out more about our course. You will only need to attend one session, as each session is the same. These events will take place at UK time. 

There are no Open Days available at this time, please check back again soon.



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School of English

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The University of Nottingham
University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900