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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.

Timetable for Semester 1 and Semester 2 please click on the hyperlink.

 

First Year Course

Introduction to Language – LING1000
Language structure for language learning – LING1004 

 

Introductory Courses

All courses have LING1000 ‘Introduction to language’ as their prerequisite.

Phonetics: Describing sounds (Core) – LING2004
Languages of the World – LING2009
Psycholinguistics – LING2034
Grammatical Description – LING2050 
Sociolinguistics – LING2056

 

Advanced Courses

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

 

Capstone Courses

Extended Essay – LING3002
Linguistics Field Trip – LING3003

 


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