Advanced Syntax

Subject 175-415 (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: A two-hour seminar per week
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Dr Rachel Nordlinger
Subject Overview:

This is an advanced subject on the principles and techniques of syntactic analysis and argumentation, emphasising formalisation of syntactic concepts and the different approaches from various theoretical perspectives. The topics covered will vary from year-to-year, and they will be drawn from current issues in syntactic theory.

Assessment: Written work totalling 5000 words or equivalent.
Prescribed Texts: A reading pack prepared by the School.
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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

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Formerly available as 175-032/315. Students who have completed 175-032 or 175-315 are not eligible to enrol in this subject.

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

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