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Unit of study_

Structure and Function of Language - LNGS7505

Year - 2020

This unit will focus on a functional approach to language, including its words, structures and sounds. The course considers linguistic resources for mapping reality, enacting interpersonal relations and managing information flow, alongside the expression of grammar as sound (phonetics, phonology, rhythm and intonation) or script.

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x2000wd semester assignment (35%), 1x4000wd final assignment (65%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Linguistics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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