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Degree Project in English Linguistics (Master), 15 HP

Introductory information for students admitted to Karlstad University.
It is important that you read all the information.

Before you begin your studies, you need to:

1. Create KauID
2. Register for your course

1. Create KauID

What is KauID? KauID is your digital identity at Karlstad University that allows you to log in to our digital services.

If you have studied at Kau before you do not have to create a new KauID, you can use the same KauID as last time.

2. Register for your course

You need to register on time, not to risk losing your place on the course.
Registration period: 2023-01-09 - 2023-01-16
Log in to My Kau using your KauID to register.

What is My Kau? My Kau is a personal digital service for students at Karlstad University.

It is important that you decline your admission offer if you do not wish to attend the course.

If you have been admitted late, and therefore can´t register on time, contact the administrator.

Welcome to ENAES3, ’ Degree Project in English Linguistics (Master) [15cp]!

In this course, you will carry out an independent research project and write a paper in English linguistics. The course is concluded with a mandatory seminar where students present and defend their independent projects and serve as peer reviewers of other students’ work. Supervision is provided for the course duration, and can be offered individually or in groups.

Reregistered students are only offered supervision if circumstances permit.

Please contact the course convenor Professor Andrea Schalley (andrea.schalley@kau.se) as soon as possible, ideally with a brief outline of a project idea you might have. She will then – together with the Director of Studies – find a suitable supervisor for your project.


Other course information:

Further course information is available on the learning management platform Canvas.

New student

There is a lot to think about when you start university, we know! We have gathered some useful information to help you, don’t forget to read the checklist!

Go to Canvas

In the course, we use the learning platform Canvas. Canvas is a tool that offers a digital learning environment.
Once you have registered for your course in My Kau, you can log in to Canvas and access important course information.

Reading List

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Please note that the reading list may be revised until six weeks before the start of the course.


View schedule
Please note that the schedule may change up to two weeks before the course starts. Check the schedule on a regular basis to get the latest information on locations and times as there may be changes during the course as well.

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COURSE CONVENOR: Andrea Schalley