The Master of Philosophy/Post-Graduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics at Trinity College Dublin is a comprehensive 1-year program that provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to work as applied linguists. The program covers a wide range of topics related to linguistics, language learning, and language teaching, including phonetics, semantics, discourse analysis, second language acquisition/teaching methods, and translation studies. Students have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through research-based courses and fieldwork experiences, developing valuable skills in data analysis, academic writing, and communication. Graduates of the program will be well-prepared for careers in language education or research roles across various sectors such as education, healthcare, government organizations or multinational companies. With its focus on professional development and career readiness training, this program provides students with excellent prospects for further career advancement in their chosen field.