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120129 VO Introduction to the Study of Language 1 (2008W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik

Summary

1 Smit
2 Hüttner

Registration/Deregistration

Groups

Group 1

Diese LVA gilt für das Bachelorstudium nach UG2002, das EC English and American Studies Basics nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Parallel to the lecture course there will be a one-hour programme of practical analysis and transcription (120 115, Thu 12-13 Unterrichtsraum)

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 08.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 15.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 22.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 29.10. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 05.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 12.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 19.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 26.11. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 03.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 10.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 17.12. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 07.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 14.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 21.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 28.01. 10:00 - 12:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03

Group 2

Diese LVA gilt für das Bachelorstudium nach UG2002, das EC English and American Studies Basics nach UG2002, das Diplomstudium (UniStG) und das Lehramt UF Englisch (UniStG).

Parallel to the lecture course there will be a one-hour programme of practical analysis and transcription (120 115, Thu 12-13, Unterrichtsraum)

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 08.10. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 15.10. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 22.10. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 29.10. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 05.11. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 12.11. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 19.11. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 26.11. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 03.12. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 10.12. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 17.12. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 07.01. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 14.01. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 21.01. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Wednesday 28.01. 16:30 - 18:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This lecture course forms the first part of a one-year introductory programme that aims at providing first-year students of English with an overview of the major areas of linguistic knowledge. In the first semester we shall study ways of describing and transcribing the sounds and sound system of English (phonetics/phonology). We shall then consider how language varies to reflect different social and geographical factors and how this variation may be described (sociolinguistics). We shall examine how language functions in communication and how humans use language to create meaning in interaction (pragmatics, discourse analysis). Finally, we will analyse the ways language is processed in the mind (psycholinguistics).

Assessment and permitted materials

written examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students will be familiar with the basic principles of phonetics, morphology, psycholinguistics and sociolinguistics and will be able to apply their knowledge to English texts. Students will be able to represent English in phonemic transcription.

Examination topics

lecture

Reading list

Yule, George. 2006. The Study of Language. 3rd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Ingo Plag, Maria Braun, Sabine Lappe & Mareile Schramm. 2007. Introduction to English
Linguistics. Mouton de Gruyter.

Association in the course directory

201, 1012, BAM6, 9012

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