EN5491 - Discourse Analysis

Offering Academic Unit
Department of English
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Participants are to analyse various properties of English texts and conversation and how such properties are implicated by the nature of the English language and various exigencies. They are also to develop meta-language and analytical skills that can be used to analyse genres and multimodal texts/interactions.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

A text analysis project: 70%
A spoken-text analysis group presentation: 30%
Detailed Course Information


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