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Unit of study_

LNGS4112: Linguistics Honours Thesis 2

This unit requires students to complete an 18,000 word original piece of sustained and advanced research in Linguistics, with supervision from a member of the Department guiding the research and writing process.

Code LNGS4112
Academic unit Linguistics
Credit points 24

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. demonstrate initiative and originality in research in Linguistics
  • LO2. present a logical and persuasive argument, opening up new directions for future research on the issues addressed
  • LO3. apply appropriate theories and methodologies used in Linguistics to their research project
  • LO4. carefully analyse and show detailed understanding of the body of evidence under study
  • LO5. demonstrate detailed understanding of and, where appropriate, critically evaluate relevant scholarship
  • LO6. use careful citations and provide an appropriately extensive list of references acknowledging existing research and listing primary materials used
  • LO7. communicate complex ideas clearly and concisely, in appropriate academic style

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.