Linguistics

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Linguistics

A major in Linguistics requires at least 36 credit points of senior units of study from this table, including at least 12 credit points from core 2000 level units of study and at least 6 credit points from core 3000 level units of study.

Junior units of study

LNGS1001
Structure of Language
6      Semester 1
LNGS1002
Language and Social Context
6      Semester 2

Senior units of study

Cores
LNGS2601
Phonetics and Phonology
6    P 6 junior credit points in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS2624
Grammar in the World's Languages
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3601
Semantics and Pragmatics
6    P (LNGS2601 and LNGS2624) or (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature)
Semester 2
LNGS3608
Computers, Discourse, Language
6    P LNGS2624
Semester 2
LNGS3609
Text and Context
6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624
Semester 1
Electives
LNGS2603
Functional Grammar

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Junior credit points in Linguistics, or ENGL1007, or 12 Junior credit points in Languages
Semester 2
LNGS2611
Australia's Indigenous Languages
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Linguistics or Indigenous Australian Studies
Semester 1
LNGS2613
Computer Applications in Linguistics

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P LNGS1001, or 12 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures
N LNGS2007 or LNGS2027
Semester 1
LNGS2614
Language Acquisition
6    P 12 junior credit points in linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS2615
Language, Brain and Mind
6    P 12 junior credit points from Linguistic or Psychology or Anthropology or Philosophy or languages other than English
Semester 2
LNGS2617
Cross-Cultural Communication

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Junior credit points in Linguistics, or credit average in 12 Senior credit points from languages


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
LNGS2625
Language and Reality
6    P 12 Junior credit points in any of the subject areas: Linguistics Psychology, Anthropology, Philosophy or Languages
Semester 2
LNGS2626
Language Diversity and Universals

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 Junior credit points from Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS2627
Analysing Media Discourse
6    P LNGS1001 or LNGS1002 or MECO1003 or ENGL1007 or Credit average in 12 Senior credit points from one of the foreign languages
Semester 1
LNGS3605
Describing a Language
6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624
Semester 1
LNGS3612
Dynamics of Sound

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 12 senior credit points of LNGS
Semester 1
LNGS3613
Advanced Morphology and Syntax
6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624
Semester 1
LNGS3690
Issues in Theoretical Linguistics
6    P Credit average in 18 senior credit points from Linguistics
N LNGS3914
Semester 2
LNGS3694
Language and Identity

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P Credit average in 18 Senior credit points from Linguistics, or the following foreign languages (French, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, German, Latin, Modern Greek, Ancient Greek, Indonesian, Malay, Korean, Thai, Yiddish, Hebrew, Syriac, Aramaic, Sanskrit, Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse)
N LNGS3907 or LNGS3927


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
LNGS3699
Linguistics Research Issues
6    P Credit average in 18 Senior credit points from Linguistics
Semester 1
CLST2601
Defining the Celts
6    P 18 Junior credit points from any of Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, Spanish, Studies in Religion or World Religions
Semester 1
CLST2608
Modern Welsh Language and Culture 1
6    P 18 Junior credit points from any of Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, Spanish, Studies in Religion or World Religions
Semester 1
CLST2610
Modern Irish Language and Culture 1

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P 18 Junior credit points from any of Ancient History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, Spanish, Studies in Religion or World Religions


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree program
Semester 1
ENGL2653
Western Theories of Language

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P ((12 junior credit points from English) or (6 junior credit points from English and AMST1001)) or (12 junior credit points from Linguistics)
N ENGL2053
Semester 2
ENGL3633
Introduction to Old English
6    P (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 Senior credit points from Linguistics) or (18 Senior credit points from Celtic Studies)
N ENGL3621 or ENGL3622 or ENGL3631 or ENGL3632
Semester 2
FRNC2656
French Sociolinguistics
6    P FRNC1632 or FRNC2633 or FRNC3621 or FRNC2615 or FRNC2626 or FRNC2628
N FRNC3634, FRNC3655, FRNC3631
Semester 1
ITLN3668
Issues of Language and Society in Italy
6    P ITLN1612 or ITLN1632 or ITLN1202 or ITLN1302 or ITLN2611 or ITLN2631
Semester 1
ITLN3685
Linguistic Issues in Migration

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    P ITLN2611 or ITLN2612 or ITLN2631 or ITLN2632 or ITLN3611 or ITLN3612 or ITLN3631
N ITLN3754
Semester 2
JPNS3650
Japanese Language and Identity
6    P JPNS2612
N JPNS2671 or JPNS3621 or JPNS3622 or JPNS3631 or JPNS3632
Semester 2
PSYC3012
Cognition, Language and Thought
6    P PSYC2012 and PSYC2013
Semester 1

Honours

LNGS4011
Linguistics Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS4012
Linguistics Honours B
12    C LNGS4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS4013
Linguistics Honours C
12    C LNGS4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS4014
Linguistics Honours D
12    C LNGS4013
Semester 1
Semester 2