Department of Language, Linguistics and Literature


Welcome to the website of the Department of Language, Linguistics and Literature.

The former departments of French and Spanish, Linguistics, and Literatures in English were amalgamated to form a single
department, the Department of Language, Linguistics and Literature, in 1996. The Department presently comprises programmes in Linguistics, Literatures in English, and Modern Languages. Read more »


The Department of Language, Linguistics and Literature will host the Translating Creolization Symposium 2 from
May 18-19, 2017.

Register for the Dictionary Society of North America 21st Biennial Conference.
June 9-11, 2017   
Venue: Accra Beach Hotel and Spa, Barbados
Hosted by the Richard and Jeannette Allsopp Centre for Caribbean Lexicography.


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 Faculty Regulations  MA Degree Requirements
 Foundation Language Programme  MPhil Degree Requirements
 Linguistics Programme  PhD Degree Requirements
 Literatures in English Programme  Interdisciplinary MA in Caribbean Studies
 Modern Languages Programme  Linguistics
 Brazilian Studies  Guidelines for Seminars (PDF)
 Student Resources  Programme Regulations and Syllabuses
 Registration Aides (Track your courses)  
Study Guides - Linguistics (PDFs)
                        Plagiarism Statements (PDFs)
Publications What's on in the Department 

Centre for Caribbean Lexicography

Click here  (PDF)

Student Organisation:    
 The Cave Hill Theatre Workshop

Faculty of Humanities and Education
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