List of available courses, BA (2016-17)
List of available courses 2016/17, Department of Linguistics
All courses, except LING1000, are assessed by 100% coursework. Coursework assessment may take a variety of formats, including projects, term-papers, essays, portfolios, class tests, and student presentations.
All are taught as one-semester courses. Course availability is subject to staffing considerations.
First Year Course
All courses have LING1000 ‘Introduction to language’ as their prerequisite.
Semantics: Meaning and Grammar – LING2003
Language Typology – LING2013
Pragmatics – LING2022
Phonology: An Introduction to the Study of Sound Systems – LING2027
Morphological Theory – LING2030
Syntactic Theory – LING2032
Child Language – LING2036
Optimality Theory – LING2047
Language and Cognition – LING2048
Reading Development and Reading – LING2055
Topics in Cantonese Linguistics – LING2058
Writing Systems – LING2059
Languages of China – LING2060
Linguistic Research Method – LING2062
Endangered Languages – LING2065