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121010 VO STEOP: Language Analysis (2016W)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 12 - Anglistik
STEOP

Please note that the following classes accompany the lecture course. These classes are an additional offer to help you pass the exam, attendance is not mandatory:
- Tutorials (time & venue to be announced on moodle)
- Study groups (time & venue to be announced on moodle)

Details

Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 05.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 12.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 19.10. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 19.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Friday 28.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 09.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Friday 11.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal C1 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-O1-03
Wednesday 16.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 23.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 30.11. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 07.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10
Wednesday 14.12. 13:15 - 14:45 Auditorium Maximum Tiefparterre Hauptgebäude Stiege 10

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Content
This lecture provides an overview of concepts and terminology used in grammatical analysis and demonstrates how these are applied in the analysis of syntactic structures and texts. In this way, this course provides an important foundation for both language classes and linguistics courses.
Aims
- to identify and name the individual parts of syntactic structures (using standard terminology)
- to talk informedly about key grammatical categories and explain their use in a given context
- to recognise and rectify common errors
- to make independent and judicious use of reference books
Methods
The lecture course consists of lectures and an accompanying moodle course. Further optional classes are on offer too (see above).

Assessment and permitted materials

Written examination, multiple option (90 minute "Modulprüfung" in conjunction with ISL1)
No materials permitted in the exam.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum pass level: Both parts of the Modulprüfung in combination must reach 61% while one part may not be any lower than 56% (with the other part making up the missing percentages to reach the 61% overall).

Examination topics

The topics covered in the 12 units of the lecture (About grammar: basic concepts; Constituents & word categories 1-2; Phrases 1-3; Syntactic functions; Clauses 1-2; Beyond the clause 1-2; Grammar and text)

Reading list

There is a Language Analysis handout, which students are requested to buy from CopyStudio (Schwarzspanierstraße 10) in the first week of the semester.

Recommended further reading: Collins, Peter; Hollo, Carmella. 2010. English grammar: an introduction (2nd ed.). London: Macmillian.

Association in the course directory

Studium: UF 344, BA 612
Code/Modul: UF 3.2-101, BA01.1;
Lehrinhalt: 12-1010
STEOP

Last modified: Fr 31.08.2018 08:50