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LING440 Advanced Topic in Linguistics

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A supervised course of advanced study and research in an approved topic in Linguistics, resulting in a research paper and a presentation. The topic will be selected by the student in consultation with the supervisor.

Paper title Advanced Topic in Linguistics
Paper code LING440
Subject Linguistics
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Semester 1 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,174.57
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Limited to
BA(Hons), MA(Coursework), MA(Thesis)

Teaching staff

Dr Anne Feryok


No textbooks required

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete this paper will

  • 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
  • Develop scholarly knowledge of a specific research area
  • Undertake independent, self-directed research
  • Apply understanding and knowledge through written analysis and oral presentations

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Semester 1

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system