LT2306 - Appreciating Written Texts

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2023/24

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

The course aims to help students explore and develop a critical awareness of the stylistic features and conventional usage of selected practical text types of writing, such as advertising, news-media and literary text types, with a view to enhancing their ability to (1) apply general stylistic concepts to the analysis of specific practical text types and (2) manipulate the conventions of the text types in question.

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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