Semantics deals with the meaning of words, phrases, sentences and texts, and the relations between those meanings. Our goal is to explore the diversity of ways in which meaning can be expressed linguistically in different languages, as well as of what constitutes evidence for meaning.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x500wd exercise (20%), 1x1000wd exercise (30%), 1x3000wd essay (50%)
12 credit points at 2000 in Linguistics or (18 credit points at 2000 or 3000 level in English or Australian Literature)