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LINGUIST 200

: Syntax
2020 Semester One (1203)
Continues on from LINGUIST 100 or 103 and consists of a formal and a functional part, providing problems and exercises in syntactic analysis, as well as an introduction to grammatical theories and types of grammatical system.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 201

: Phonetics and Phonology
2023 Semester One (1233)
Includes a survey of speech sounds in the world's languages, an overview of speech production and perception, and an introduction to how these sounds are organised into language. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 201

: Phonetics and Phonology
2022 Semester One (1223)
Includes a survey of speech sounds in the world's languages, an overview of speech production and perception, and an introduction to how these sounds are organised into language. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 201

: Phonetics and Phonology
2021 Semester One (1213)
Includes a survey of speech sounds in the world's languages, an overview of speech production and perception, and an introduction to how these sounds are organised into language. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 201

: Phonetics and Phonology
2020 Semester One (1203)
Includes a survey of speech sounds in the world's languages, an overview of speech production and perception, and an introduction to how these sounds are organised into language. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
1556

LINGUIST 203

: Applied English Grammar
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Covers the different types of sentences in English, with special attention to the relationship between grammar and meaning, tense, aspect and voice; their roles in texts, such as foregrounding, backgrounding and highlighting information, and introducing new information. Students will be shown how to distinguish standard and non-standard varieties of written English, and how to judge if written sentences are effective, appropriate and grammatical.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I
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LINGUIST 203

: Applied English Grammar
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Covers the different types of sentences in English, with special attention to the relationship between grammar and meaning, tense, aspect and voice; their roles in texts, such as foregrounding, backgrounding and highlighting information, and introducing new information. Students will be shown how to distinguish standard and non-standard varieties of written English, and how to judge if written sentences are effective, appropriate and grammatical.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: 15 points at Stage I
1558

LINGUIST 206

: Semantics and Pragmatics
2022 Semester One (1223)
An introduction to a wide range of issues of contemporary relevance to the study of meaning. The semantics part includes topics in structural, truth-conditional and cognitive semantics. The pragmatics part covers some of the basic topics in pragmatics.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
Restriction: LINGUIST 302
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LINGUIST 206

: Semantics and Pragmatics
2020 Semester One (1203)
An introduction to a wide range of issues of contemporary relevance to the study of meaning. The semantics part includes topics in structural, truth-conditional and cognitive semantics. The pragmatics part covers some of the basic topics in pragmatics.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
Restriction: LINGUIST 302
1560

LINGUIST 207

: English Language to 1900
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Introduction to the history of the English language from its origins to 1900, with an emphasis on the development of sound changes, grammar, words and meanings in sociocultural and historical contexts.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: 30 points in English or Linguistics
Restriction: ENGLISH 203
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LINGUIST 300

: Advanced Syntax
2024 Semester Two (1245)
A continuation of LINGUIST 200. Examines selected topics, such as syntactic dependencies, movement, grammatical relations, phrase structure, typology and universals.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 200
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LINGUIST 300

: Advanced Syntax
2023 Semester Two (1235)
A continuation of LINGUIST 200. Examines selected topics, such as syntactic dependencies, movement, grammatical relations, phrase structure, typology and universals.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 200
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LINGUIST 300

: Advanced Syntax
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A continuation of LINGUIST 200. Examines selected topics, such as syntactic dependencies, movement, grammatical relations, phrase structure, typology and universals.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 200
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LINGUIST 300

: Advanced Syntax
2020 Semester Two (1205)
A continuation of LINGUIST 200. Examines selected topics, such as syntactic dependencies, movement, grammatical relations, phrase structure, typology and universals.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 200
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LINGUIST 301

: Advanced Phonology
2023 Semester Two (1235)
A continuation of LINGUIST 201, introducing a more theoretical approach to phonology including distinctive feature theory, syllable theory, metrical phonology, autosegmental phonology and lexical phonology. Issues are explored in the context of a constraint-based approach to phonology. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201
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LINGUIST 301

: Advanced Phonology
2022 Semester Two (1225)
A continuation of LINGUIST 201, introducing a more theoretical approach to phonology including distinctive feature theory, syllable theory, metrical phonology, autosegmental phonology and lexical phonology. Issues are explored in the context of a constraint-based approach to phonology. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201
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LINGUIST 301

: Advanced Phonology
2021 Semester Two (1215)
A continuation of LINGUIST 201, introducing a more theoretical approach to phonology including distinctive feature theory, syllable theory, metrical phonology, autosegmental phonology and lexical phonology. Issues are explored in the context of a constraint-based approach to phonology. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201
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LINGUIST 301

: Advanced Phonology
2020 Semester Two (1205)
A continuation of LINGUIST 201, introducing a more theoretical approach to phonology including distinctive feature theory, syllable theory, metrical phonology, autosegmental phonology and lexical phonology. Issues are explored in the context of a constraint-based approach to phonology. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201
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LINGUIST 308

: Language Change
2020 Semester One (1203)
Introduces long-term historical trends, types of language change, language families and comparative reconstruction.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 200, 201
Restriction: LINGUIST 202
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LINGUIST 320

: Topics in Pragmatics
2021 Semester Two (1215)
Pragmatics is the systematic study of language in use and is a rapidly developing discipline in linguistics. This course will give a critical survey of the central topics and the latest developments of pragmatics. The domain of pragmatics, implicature, presupposition, speech act and deixis will be among the issues dealt with in individual lectures.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 206
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LINGUIST 322

: Middle English: Language and Change
2023 Semester One (1233)
A study of the origins, development and influences on English until around 1500.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: 15 points from LINGUIST 200, 201, ENGLISH 203
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LINGUIST 324

: Morphology
2022 Semester Two (1225)
Provides an overview of linguistic morphology and the various strategies of word formation across languages. Theories such as Distributed Morphology, Lexical Phonology and Morphology, Lexeme-Based Morphology, Prosodic Morphology, and Word Syntax will be discussed, and the course will include a practical component in which these theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 324

: Morphology
2020 Semester One (1203)
Provides an overview of linguistic morphology and the various strategies of word formation across languages. Theories such as Distributed Morphology, Lexical Phonology and Morphology, Lexeme-Based Morphology, Prosodic Morphology, and Word Syntax will be discussed, and the course will include a practical component in which these theories are applied to language data.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 100 or 103
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LINGUIST 705

: Field Methods: Phonetics and Phonology
2024 Semester One (1243)
Students analyse the structure of an unfamiliar language, focusing on phonetics and phonology. The language studied in LINGUIST 705 and 706 may be the same in any given academic year.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201 and either LINGUIST 300 or 313
Restriction: LINGUIST 707
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LINGUIST 705

: Field Methods: Phonetics and Phonology
2023 Semester Two (1235)
Students analyse the structure of an unfamiliar language, focusing on phonetics and phonology. The language studied in LINGUIST 705 and 706 may be the same in any given academic year.
Subject: Linguistics
Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201 and either LINGUIST 300 or 313
Restriction: LINGUIST 707