<br>The Master's Degree Course in English Language Teaching and Acquisition in Multilingual Contexts is an official postgraduate programme coordinated by the Universitat
Jaume I (UJI) which includes well-known lecturers from other European universities.<br><br>This MA was created on the basis of the Inter-university doctorate programme 12511 in Applied Linguistics (UJI, UB, EHU), which obtained a quality award from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Political Sciences in 2005/06/07/08, and from the experience gained through the UJI-specific MELACOM Master's Degree course which has now been taught for 3 years. MELACOM has been approved by Decree 25/2008, March 14th, Valencian Regional Government (DOGV num. 5726, 18/03/200).<br><br>The MA has two clearly differentiated approaches: the professional and the research
focuses.MELACOM professional orientation attempts to provide graduate professionals with an excellent background in Applied Linguistics and Language Teaching/Acquisition as well as to offer the most appropriate information to access to a Ph.D. Programme or Master’s Dissertation.