Units of Study

LNGS4011 - Linguistics Honours A

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Jason Clift Johnston

Description

The Honours program in Linguistics consists of:
1) a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff, which may include members of staff from other departments for students undertaking joint honours.
2) two (or three) seminars that meet weekly for two hours for one semester.
3) an unassessed support seminar that meets weekly for one hour for one semester


If you chose the two seminar option you write a thesis of 18000-20000 words. The thesis is worth 50% of the final Honours mark in this option.
If you chose the three seminars option you will write a shorter thesis of 12000-15000 words. The thesis is worth 40% of the final Honours mark in this option.


Students considering further academic work in the field should choose the longer thesis.
Each seminar requires 6000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent.


Assessments

1x18000-20000wd thesis (50%) and 2 seminars x 6000-8000wds of written work or its equivalent per seminar (50%) OR 1x12000-15000wd thesis (40%) and 3 seminars x 6000-8000wds of written work or its equivalent per seminar (60%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

Credit average in 48 senior credits points of Linguistics, including at least three of the five units LNGS3601, LNGS2602, LNGS2604, LNGS2620, LNGS2621

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