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Aspects of Linguistics

Enrolment code: ESG715

Offered: Distance education: may be taken in summer school OR semester 1 OR semester 2 [by internet]

Unit description:

This unit deals with the following aspects/issues:What is linguistics?; Phonology; Morphology; Syntax; Semantics; Pragmatics; Discourse analysis; andThe contribution of linguistics to TESOL

Staff Dr T Lê, Dr M Myhill For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern off-campus or on-campus flexible mode Timetable
Assessment mode 3,000-word essay (65%) non-essay (2,000 words) (35%); (the non-essay includes one of the following categories: journal, portfolio, report, book or article review, brief case study) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Thao Lê’s Courseware
Eggins S, An Introduction to Systemic Functional Grammar, Lond, Pinter Publishers, 1994 (This 345 page-book provides a good background on systemic functional linguistics, a Hallidayan focus)
Fromkin V, Rodman R, Collins P, and Blair D, An Introduction to Language, 3rd edn, Harcourt Brace, Syd, 1996
Library Catalogue
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Discipline (School) Postgraduate Education  
Courses Graduate Certificate of Education
Master of Education
Faculty website Faculty of Education  
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