Linguistics at Otago

Programme News:


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Linguistics at the University of Otago is part of the Department of English in the Division of Humanities.

The Linguistics Programme offers not only a full undergraduate programme, Honours, MA and PhD, but also a number of courses in second language acquisition, and teaching of English as a second language with a view to meeting the rapidly increasing demand for teachers of English here in New Zealand and overseas.

List of courses and timetable for 2015 [PDF]

Course Information Booklet 2015

Linguistics at Otago leaflet [3.3 MB, PDF file]


Information for Prospective Visitors

Further information for visiting scholars.


For further information

For enquiries relating to the undergraduate and TESOL programmes, contact Dr Moyra Sweetnam Evans (Email

For all other enquiries, including those relating to the Graduate Diploma in Second Language Teaching, and the MA and PhD programmes, contact Dr Anne Feryok (Email


Contact Details

Postal Address Linguistics
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand
Phone 64 3 479 8952
Location First Floor
Arts Building

Albany Street

The department is open weekdays, 9am-5pm, please ask at the English reception desk.