Pragmatics explores interactions of meaning and context in discourse. This unit of study introduces students to some important topics in pragmatics research: reference and speech acts, non-literal language, the role of inference and reasoning in discourse, politeness, conversation, and the ethnography of speaking.
|Unit name||Pragmatics - Meaning in Use|
|Semester 1, 2022|
|Attendance mode||Normal day|
|12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics|
|Available to study abroad and exchange students||
Teaching staff and contact details
|Coordinator||Lila San Roque, email@example.com|