• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Linguistics
  • Areas of interest Linguistics and Applied Linguistics
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Paul Sidwell
    • Jane Simpson
  • Mode of delivery Blended
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
    Second Semester 2014
    See Future Offerings

Intensive study of one or more topics in linguistics, through a combination of lectures, prescribed readings, and written analysis. The topics may be studied in conjunction with the Australian Linguistic Institute organised by the Australian Linguistic Society.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a mastery of concepts associated with the topics studied, as negotiated by the course convenor and the student.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to read and respond to literature on the selected topics.
  3. Undertake writing tasks related to the literature on the selected topics.

Other Information

This course may be offered dependent on demand and availability of resources. Students must contact a specific lecturer with a proposal.

Indicative Assessment

At least two pieces of written work totaling 6000 words [Learning Outcomes 1-3].

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Workload

Taught by arrangement to a specific student by a specific staff member, subject to consent by convenor and the staff member.

Students are expected to commit up to 10 hours per week on this course, to a total of 120 hours.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1470
2004 $1836
2005 $2178
2006 $2178
2007 $2178
2008 $2178
2009 $2178
2010 $2250
2011 $2310
2012 $2358
2013 $2478
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3450
2004 $3450
2005 $3450
2006 $3450
2007 $3450
2008 $3450
2009 $3450
2010 $3576
2011 $3582
2012 $3582
2013 $3756
2014 $3762
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4733 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A
Comparative Method and SEAsia
5159 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A
Language and Digital Humanities
5160 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A
Australian Indigenous Languages
5162 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
General
8840 21 Jul 2014 08 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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