Lucy Fellow promoted to Professor in Language Acquisition and Cognition
Dr Henriette Hendriks is Fellow and Vice-President at Lucy Cavendish College
The BA in Linguistics is wide-ranging and interdisciplinary in its approach, drawing on research and scholarship in physics, engineering, psychology and philosophy, as well as expertise from across the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages. Whilst the course does provide good preparation for vocational training in fields such as speech therapy, language technology, translation, interpreting and forensic linguistics, graduates go on to pursue a variety of careers.
For other qualifications, see the main entrance requirements pages on the University website.
Mature students and those taking other qualifications are encouraged to contact our Admissions Office, to discuss the entry requirements for their qualifications.
We aim to admit up to two students per year.
Applicants selected for interview are required to take a written assessment. This takes place in late November during the application process. Applicants do not need to register in advance; all the necessary arrangements are made by the College. The assessment is sat remotely at home or in school.
Further details about the written assessment can be found on the University website here.
Applicants are required to submit two school/college essays as examples of written work prior to interview.