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LING390 Research Essay

A supervised research essay of 6,500 words in an approved topic in Linguistics.

Paper title Research Essay
Paper code LING390
Subject Linguistics
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points 18 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
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Prerequisite
18 300-level LING points
Schedule C
Arts and Music
Eligibility
Enrolments for this paper require departmental permission. View more information about departmental permission.
Contact

Dr Hunter Hatfield

Teaching staff

Linguistics staff (at least all 4 staff in the Ling Department)

Teaching Arrangements

Bi-weekly meetings with a linguistics lecturer.

Textbooks

None

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the theoretical and conceptual approaches to the study of Linguistics;
  • Identify relevant sources, primary, secondary, oral and other, for analysing Linguistics;
  • Undertake independent, self-directed research;
  • Apply understanding and knowledge through written analysis and oral presentations.

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard