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Medical Discourse - LNGS7504

Year - 2019

This unit explores the way language, body language and images interact in communication in medical discourse - including consideration of doctor, nurse and patient interaction, mental health and speech disorders, print and web-based health advice and the regulatory procedures governing medical services.

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x1000wd research article review (20%), 1x2000wd group research case study (40%), 1x3000wd individual project (40%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Linguistics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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