Undergraduate Program

The Department of Linguistics offers units of study at both Pass and Honours level.

Units of study can be taken as part of a major in Linguistics or as stand alone units (electives).

Units of Study

A description and timetable of all units of study on offer through the department is available by selecting from the menu on the left.

Note: Regarding prerequisites for LNGS3694 - Language and Identity, students need to have a Credit average in 18 senior credit points in EITHER linguistics OR language units, not both.


A description of the major for students commencing their degree in or after 2014 can be found here.

Students who commenced their degree prior to 2014 should refer to the description of the major in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Handbook from the year they commenced.


An honours degree is available to students who undertake an extra year of research based study. Eligibility and application details are available here.