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 1
LNGS2624
Grammar in the World's Languages
6    P 6 credit points of 1000levelinLinguistics
N LNGS2602
Semester 2

3000-level units of study

Selective
LNGS3601
Semantics - Meaning, Reference and Mind

This unit of study is not available in 2020

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
6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3607
Genre and Register

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3608
Computers, Discourse, Language

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P LNGS1001 and LNGS1002 and LNGS2624
Semester 2
LNGS3609
Text and Context
6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 1
LNGS3610
Language Change and Variation

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
C LNGS2601
N LNGS2612
Semester 1
LNGS3612
Dynamics of Sound
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 2020

6    P LNGS2601 and LNGS2624 or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3696
Multilingualism
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in the Linguistics major
Semester 2
LNGS3699
Linguistics Research Issues

This unit of study is not available in 2020

6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics with a Credit Average
Semester 1
LNGS3700
Language Diversity and Universals
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3701
Functional Grammar
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
Semester 2
LNGS3702
Pragmatics - Meaning in Use
6    P 12 credit points at 2000 level in Linguistics
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 1

Interdisciplinary project unit

Where this major is being completed as a first major towards a degree, students should ensure that the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study is undertaken.
Where this major is being completed as a second major from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences towards a degree, the Industry and Community Project unit of study is the appropriate unit to select.
LNGS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major
Intensive December
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
LNGS3998
Industry and Community Project
6    C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major.
Intensive April
Intensive August
Intensive December
Intensive February
Intensive July
Intensive June
Intensive March
Intensive May
Intensive November
Intensive October
Intensive September
Semester 1
Semester 2