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BA in Language Technology
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BA in Language Technology

The BA programme in Language Technology (LT) is an option offered to students who are interested in language and its interface with technology. The programme introduces the area known as Human Language Technology, which focuses on the creation of computer systems that use natural languages. It also offers a perspective on the way such systems are affecting communication between humans.

This general BA course is offered as a joint option with other areas of study offered by the Faculty of Arts.  

BA course requirements

General university entry requirements hold for the course.


Employment opportunities

Language Technology is an area of growing importance in research and production both in academic and in commercial sectors. This programme gives students the background to seek further opportunities in the ICT sector, the language sector and in academia.

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Change in Name
As of April 2017, the Institute has officially changed its name to Institute of Linguistics and Language Technology.

Class timetables are now available from this page.

For study-units LIN1063, LIN1065, LIN2013 and LIN5063, please click on this page to check the Academic English timetable.

Ethical approval
Deadlines for submission of ethical approval forms to the Institute Research Ethics Committee are now available on the Research page.
Post of Part Time Research Support Officer I, II or III
Post of Part Time Research Support Officer I, II or III  for the Maltese Sign Language Research Project.
Last Updated: 26 October 2016

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