Master of Arts in Linguistics Two year Degree Programme - Course Details


Aims and Objectives of the Programme

The main objective of the course is as a timely requirement  impart sufficient knowledge to the scholars on different and  practical subject fields related to the language viz. Structure of Language, language teaching and learning, Lexicography,  Translation, Computational linguistics, Historical background the language, Sociolinguistics and Psycho linguistics and  Communication disabilities etc

Teaching Methods and Evaluation Criteria

Teaching Methods of the program consist of following methods.

  • Lectures
  • Research Project
  • Individual and Group Assignments


Evaluation Procedure

  • Assignments
  • Examination
  • Projects 

Important Documents

Course Contents - English 

Help desk Contact: 

            Name : Mr. Boragolla/ Ms. H. Sakunthala/ Mrs. Dinusha

            Telephone Number : +94 11 2908786/ +94 11 2903672/ +94 11 2903674


Coordinator contacts

            Name :             Dr.C.D.H.M. Premaratne

            Position :         Head/ Department of Linguistics

            Contact Number : +94 11 2908786/+94 11 2903700

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Further details : Department of Linguistics, University of Kelaniya

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 November 2017 07:04