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
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
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 2016

6    P LNGS1001, or 12 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures
N LNGS2007 or LNGS2027
Semester 1
LNGS2615
Language, Brain and Mind

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 credit points from (LNGS1001 or LNGS1002 or LNGS2620 or LNGS2621)
Semester 2
LNGS2617
Cross-Cultural Communication
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
LNGS2621
Phonology

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P LNGS1001
N LNGS2601


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 1
LNGS2626
Language Diversity and Universals
6    P 12 Junior credit points from Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3605
Structure and Use of a Language

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P LNGS1001 and LNGS1002 and (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
LNGS3612
Dynamics of Sound
6    P 12 senior credit points of LNGS
Semester 1
LNGS3694
Language and Identity

This unit of study is not available in 2016

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

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
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 2016

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
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


Students who have completed ENGL3621, ENGL3622, ENGL3631, ENGL3632 must consult the unit co-ordinator.
Semester 2
ITLN3668
Issues of Language and Society in Italy

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ITLN1612 or ITLN1632 or ITLN1202 or ITLN1302 or ITLN2611 or ITLN2631
Semester 1
ITLN3685
Linguistic Issues in Migration
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    A PSYC2012 or PSYC2112
P (PSYC2013 or PSYC2113) and 6 credit points from (PSYC2011 or PSYC2911 or PSYC2012 or PSYC2014).
N PSYC3205
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