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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 0.15
Points 18 points
Teaching period(s) Semester 1 (On campus)
Semester 2 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $913.95
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,073.40

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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 Linguistics Programme)

Teaching Arrangements

Bi-weekly meetings with a linguistics lecturer.

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
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
  • Undertake independent, self-directed research
  • Apply understanding and knowledge through written analysis and oral presentations

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Timetable

Semester 1

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

Semester 2

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

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

Paper title Research Essay
Paper code LING390
Subject Linguistics
EFTS 0.15
Points 18 points
Teaching period(s) Semester 1 (On campus)
Semester 2 (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2022 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

^ Top of page

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 - hunter.hatfield@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Linguistics staff (at least all 4 staff in the Linguistics Programme)

Teaching Arrangements

Bi-weekly meetings with a linguistics lecturer.

Textbooks

Textbooks are not required for this paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
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
  • Undertake independent, self-directed research
  • Apply understanding and knowledge through written analysis and oral presentations

^ Top of page

Timetable

Semester 1

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

Semester 2

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