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120012 VO Approaching English Linguistics (2023S)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
Mo 05.06. 15:00-16:30 Digital


Hinweis: Ihr Anmeldezeitpunkt innerhalb der Frist hat keine Auswirkungen auf die Platzvergabe (kein "first come, first served").


Sprache: Englisch



Termine (iCal) - nächster Termin ist mit N markiert

Montag 06.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 20.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 27.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 17.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 24.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 08.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 15.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 22.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 12.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 19.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Montag 26.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

Lecture hall C2 will be open for a limited number of people while the rest can watch the stream during or after the lecture. Details for how to reserve a place from week to week will be announced here.

This lecture course is specifically designed for and tailored to a student audience that attends this class in the framework of the Erweiterungscurriculum 'The World of English 1'. The lecture provides students with a basic introduction to key concepts and terminology within the study of the English language from a linguistic perspective.

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

written examination - multiple choice and open questions: ONLINE

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Students gain basic knowledge regarding various aspects of the linguistic study of the English language, including knowledge of the fundamental terminology and concepts used, enabling them to engage with the scientific field of English linguistics.

Grading scale:

1 (sehr gut) 100-90%;
2 (gut) 89-80%;
3 (befriedigend) 79-70%;
4 (genügend) 69-60%;
5 (nicht genügend) 59-0%.


three additional readings


Yule, George. 2015. The Study of Language. 5th edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Yule, George. 2016. The Study of Language. 6th edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
additional reading for self-study will be announced at beginning of term
Select supplementary reading will be provided in class (via Moodle).

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Studium: EC 124;
Lehrinhalt: 12-0255

Letzte Änderung: Do 11.05.2023 11:27