Linguistics Research Issues (LNGS3699)


This seminar aims to prepare students for research in linguistics through critical reading and discussion of current issues and approaches in research and criticism, focussing on a particular subfield of linguistics.

Further unit of study information


1x2hr seminar/week


1x6000wd research paper which will be done in stages and reported on through each stage and presented formally in seminar (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Credit average in 18 Senior credit points from Linguistics, including 12 credit points from the following (LNGS2601, LNGS2001, LNGS2602, LNGS2002, LNGS2603, LNGS2003, LNGS2604, LNGS2004, LNGS2620, LNGS2621)



Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.