SYNTAX: SYNTAX AND THE STRUCTURE OF LANGUAGE

LIN2SYN

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject develops students' skills in linguistic analysis and extends their knowledge of the phonological and grammatical systems found in the languages of the world. Specific topics to be covered include: phonological and morphophonological processes, parts of speech, head and dependent marking, case marking, clause combining and information structuring.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAdam Schembri

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed LIN1LDD. All other students require Coordinator's approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects LIN3SYN, LIN2LAN, LIN3LAN

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsNAPreliminaryNANA

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdam Schembri

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
2 hour Exam (2000 words equivalent)40
Essay (1000 words)30
Essay (1000 words)30