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
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 1
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


Compulsory for Honours students; other students may select as an option. This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
LNGS3605
Structure and Use of a Language
6    P LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)
N LNGS3904


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
Analysing Discourse
6    P LNGS1001, LNGS1002, (LNGS2620 or LNGS2621) and (LNGS2602 or LNGS2603)
N 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
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 LNGS3903, LNGS3923


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
LNGS3692
Media Discourse
6    P LNGS2602 or LNGS2603 or LNGS2604
N LNGS3912
Semester 1
LNGS3694
Language and Identity
6    P Credit average in 18 senior credit points from Linguistics and 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 LNGS3907, LNGS3927


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 Arabic, Archaeology, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, or Spanish
Semester 1
CLST2604
Middle Welsh 1
6    P 18 junior credit points from any of (ARBC, ARCA, ENGL, FRNC, GRKA, GRMN, HBRW, HIST, ITLN, LATN, LNGS, MGRK, SANS, or SPAN


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree programme
Semester 1
CLST2606
Old Irish 1
6    P 18 junior credit points from any of (Arabic, Archaeology, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, or Spanish)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree program
Semester 1
CLST2608
Modern Welsh Language and Culture 1
6    P 18 junior credit points from any of (Arabic, Archaeology, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, or Spanish)
Semester 1
CLST2610
Modern Irish Language and Culture 1
6    P 18 junior credit points from any of (Arabic, Archaeology, English, French, Ancient Greek, German, Hebrew, History, Italian, Latin, Linguistics, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, or Spanish)


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree program
Semester 1
CLST2607
Modern Irish Linguistics

This unit of study is not available in2014

6    P 12 Senior credit points


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (advanced) degree program
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, ENGL3622, ENGL3631, 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
6    P One of ITLN1612, ITLN1632, ITLN1202, ITLN1302, ITLN2611, 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, JPNS3621, JPNS3622, JPNS3631, 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   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2805
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2806
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2809
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2810
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2811
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS2812
Linguistics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

LNGS4011
Linguistics Honours A
12    P Credit average in 48 senior credits points from Linguistics including 18 credit points from (LNGS3601, LNGS2602, LNGS2604, LNGS2620, LNGS2621)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

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