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 12 credit points from core 3000 level. The 24 credit points from core units of study must include at least 6 credit points from each of the four Areas of Study noted in the subject area description.

Junior units of study

LNGS1001
Structure of Language
6    N LNGS1004, LNGS1005
Semester 1
LNGS1002
Language and Social Context
6      Semester 2

Senior units of study

Cores
LNGS2602
Syntax
6    P LNGS1001
N LNGS2002


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
LNGS2603
Functional Grammar
6    P LNGS1001
N LNGS2003
Semester 1
LNGS2620
Phonetics
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 1
LNGS2621
Phonology
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
LNGS3601
Semantics and Pragmatics
6    P (LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)) or (18 Senior credit points from English or Australian Literature)
N LNGS3026, LNGS3006
Semester 1
LNGS3604
Field Methods
6    P LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
LNGS3605
Structure and Use of a Language

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6    P LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (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
LNGS3608
Computers, Discourse, Language
6    P (LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)) or (LNGS1001, (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603) and 6 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures)
Semester 2
LNGS3609
Discourse Analysis
6    P LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)
N LNGS2604, LNGS2004, LNGS2604
Semester 2
Electives
LNGS2613
Computer Applications in Linguistics
6    P (LNGS1001) or (12 Senior credit points from Digital Cultures)
N LNGS2027, LNGS2007
Semester 1
LNGS2615
Language, Brain and Mind
6    P 12 credit points from (LNGS1001, LNGS1002, LNGS2620 and LNGS2621)
Semester 2
LNGS2616
Historical Linguistics

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6    P LNGS2621 or LNGS2601
N LNGS2009
Semester 2
LNGS2617
Cross-Cultural Communication
6    P (12 Junior credit points from (LNGS1001, LNGS1002, LNGS1003, LNGS1004, LNGS1005)) or (Credit average in 12 Senior credit points from one of the foreign languages (French, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, German, Latin, Modern Greek, Ancient Greek, Indonesian, Malay, Korean, Thai, Yiddish, Hebrew, Syriac, Aramaic, Sanskrit)
N LNGS3923, LNGS3903


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
LNGS3690
Issues in Theoretical Linguistics

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6    P Credit average in 18 senior credit points from Linguistics. The units must include (LNGS2601 or LNGS2001) and (at least one of LNGS2602, LNGS2002, LNGS2003, LNGS2603)
N LNGS3914
Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS3692
Media Discourse
6    P LNGS2602 or LNGS2603 or LNGS2604
N LNGS3912
Semester 2
LNGS3694
Language and Identity
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). Other language units require department permission.
N LNGS3927, LNGS3907


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
LNGS3696
Bilingualism

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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). Other language units require department permission.
N LNGS3929


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
LNGS3699
Linguistics Research Issues
6    P Credit average in 18 Senior credit points from Linguistics including 12 credit points from (LNGS2601, LNGS2001, LNGS2602, LNGS2002, LNGS2603, LNGS2003, LNGS2604, LNGS2004, LNGS2620, LNGS2621)
N LNGS3940

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
Semester 2
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 2015

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 2015

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
ENGL3612
Metaphor and Meaning

This unit of study is not available in 2015

6    P (18 senior credit points from English or Australian Literature) or (18 senior credit points from Linguistics)
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 ENGL3631, ENGL3622, ENGL3621, ENGL3632


Students who have completed ENGL3621, ENGL3622, ENGL3631, ENGL3632 must consult the unit co-ordinator.
Semester 2
ENGL3635
Old Norse

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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 ENGL3622, ENGL3621, ENGL3632, ENGL3631
Semester 1
ITLN3668
Issues of Language and Society in Italy
6    P One of ITLN1612, ITLN1632, ITLN1202, ITLN1302, ITLN2611, ITLN2631
Semester 1
ITLN3685
Linguistic Issues in Migration

This unit of study is not available in 2015

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, JPNS3631, JPNS3622, JPNS3621, JPNS3632
Semester 2
PSYC3012
Cognition, Language and Thought
6    A PSYC2012 or PSYC2112
P (PSYC2013 or PSYC2113) and at least one other Intermediate Psychology unit from PSYC2011, PSYC2911, PSYC2111, PSYC2012, PSYC2112, PSYC2014 or PSYC2114.
N PSYC3205
Semester 1

Exchange

LNGS1801
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2805
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2806
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2809
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2810
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2811
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2812
Linguistics Exchange
6      Semester 1
Semester 2

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