Discourse Analysis and Representation

Subject 175-409 (2008)

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Credit Points: 12.500
Level: Undergraduate
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This subject is not offered in 2008.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Two and a half hours of seminars per week
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Prerequisites: Admission to fourth-year honours in linguistics and applied linguistics.
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Assoc Prof Lesley Stirling
Subject Overview:

This subject involves the advanced study of major theories and methods of discourse analysis and representation, through consideration of both classic and recent approaches, and through practice at applying particular methods of analysis.

Assessment: Two class assignments each of 1000 words 40% (due during the semester) and a project of 3000 words 60% (due at the end of semester).
Prescribed Texts: A reading pack prepared by the Department.
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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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Related Course(s): Graduate Diploma in Arts (Cross Cultural Communication)
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Linguistics & Applied Linguistics)
Postgraduate Certificate in Arts (English Language)
Postgraduate Diploma in Arts (English Language Studies)

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