Linguistics Table

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

Linguistics

Major

A major in Linguistics requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 18 credit points of 3000-level selective units
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project unit

Minor

A minor in Linguistics requires 36 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units
(iii) 12 credit points of 3000-level selective units

1000 level units of study

Core

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

2000 level units of study

Core
LNGS2601
Phonetics and Phonology
6    P 6 credit points of 1000levelinLinguistics
N LNGS2620 or LNGS2621
Semester 2
LNGS2624
Grammar in the World's Languages
6    P 6 credit points of 1000levelinLinguistics
N LNGS2602
Semester 1

3000 level units of study

Selective
LNGS3601
Semantics - Meaning, Reference and Mind
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 in Linguistics or (18 credit points at 2000 or 3000 level in English or Australian Literature)
Semester 1
LNGS3605
Describing a Language

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3607
Genre and Register
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3608
Computers, Discourse, Language
6    P LNGS1001 and LNGS1002 and LNGS2624
Semester 2
LNGS3609
Text and Context

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3610
Language Change and Variation
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
C LNGS2601
N LNGS2612
Semester 1
LNGS3612
Dynamics of Sound

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3613
Advanced Morphology and Syntax

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3699
Linguistics Research Issues
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics with a Credit Average
Semester 1
LNGS3700
Language Diversity and Universals

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3701
Functional Grammar

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3702
Pragmatics - Meaning in Use

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
ITLN3685
Linguistic Issues in Migration

This unit of study is not available in 2019

6    P ITLN2611 or ITLN2612 or ITLN2631 or ITLN2632 or ITLN3611 or ITLN3612 or ITLN3631
N ITLN3754
Semester 1

Interdisciplinary project unit

LNGS3998
Industry and Community Project
6    P Interdisciplinary Impact in any major
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive January
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours

Honours in Linguistics requires 48 credit points including:
(i) 12 credit points of honours seminar units
(ii) 36 credit points of honours thesis units

Honours seminar units of study

LNGS4113
Language in Context
6      Semester 1
LNGS4114
Structure in Language
6      Semester 1

Honours thesis units of study

LNGS4111
Linguistics Honours Thesis 1
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS4112
Linguistics Honours Thesis 2
24      Semester 1
Semester 2

Advanced coursework

The requirements for advanced coursework in Linguistics are described in the degree resolutions for the Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Advanced Studies.
24-36 credit points of advanced study will be included in the table for 2020