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LIN5000 The Nature of Language

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Education
Student contribution band : Band 1
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 20 May 2022

Overview

To be able to teach languages, instructors need to understand:

  1. the main characteristics of syntax, phonology and other facets of language
  2. the systems which underlie each of these facets
  3. the relationship between each facet and the social and cultural context in which it is embedded.

Students will be introduced to the main characteristics of syntax, phonology and other facets of language, the systems which underlie each of these facets, and the relationship between each one and the social and cultural context in which it is embedded.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2022 Online
Semester 2, 2022 Online
Date printed 20 May 2022