The Special Doctoral Programme in Language and Linguistics

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Welcome to FoSprak

Welcome to FoSprak, the Special Doctoral Programme in Language and Linguistics.

The Special Doctoral Programme in Language and Linguistics is part of the general graduate programme at Stockholm University and aspires to develop the research area of language and linguistics by establishing collaboration among the full range of language departments.

The language and linguistic areas that are included in the special programme are the following: Ancient Greek, Arabic, the languages and cultures of Asia (Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Central Asian Studies), the Baltic languages, bilingualism, comparative linguistics, computational linguistics, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, language development, Latin, pedagogy of language, Portuguese, Scandinavian languages, sign language, Slavic languages, and Spanish.

News

  • Progressives in use and contact 2018-09-19 Ghazaleh Vafaeian defended her thesis "Progressives in use and contact. A descriptive, areal and typological study with special focus on selected Iranian languages" on Friday, June 15th, 2018. Ghazaleh Vafaeian is the twelfth doctoral student to present a doctoral thesis within the Special Doctoral Programme in Language and Linguistics.
  • Adverbs. A typological study of a disputed category 2018-05-23 Pernilla Hallonsten Halling defended her thesis "Adverbs. A typological study of a disputed category" on Friday, April 13th, 2018. Pernilla Hallonsten Halling is the eleventh doctoral student to present a doctoral thesis within the Special Doctoral Programme in Language and Linguistics.