LT5403 - Semantics and Discourse

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

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

This course aims to introduce students to the study of meaning as it is realized at both the lexico-grammatical and discourse levels. The focus will be on how meaning is studied and analyzed from various perspectives, including semantics, pragmatics and discourse studies.

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

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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