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List of available courses, BA (2018/19)


List of available courses 2018/19, 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 Courses

• Introduction to Language – LING1000

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

• Computational Linguistics – LING2001
• Semantics: Meaning and Grammar – LING2003
• Experimental Phonetics – LING2012
• Language Typology: The Study of Linguistic Diversity – LING2013
• Phonology: An Introduction to the Study of Sound Systems – LING2027
• Morphological Theory – LING2030
• Syntactic Theory – LING2032
• Child Language – LING2036
• Languages and Cognition – LING2048
• Reading Development and Reading Disorders – LING2055
• Language Evolution – LING2057
• Topics in Cantonese Linguistics – LING2058
• Linguistics Fieldwork – LING2061
• Linguistic Research Method – LING2062

Capstone Courses

• Extended Essay – LING3002
• Linguistics Field Trip – LING3003
• Laboratory Linguistics – LING3006