Semester B 2019 - 20 courses offered by Department of Linguistics and Translation (LT)

Important notes for exchange students:

  1. Course availability is subject to confirmation.
  2. Course registration is subject to the approval by the concerned department.
  3. Students should select courses at level B2 to B4 and fulfill course pre-requisites if applicable.
  4. Students should take 12-18 credit units in a semester.
  5. Students wishing to take courses other than the prescribed list below can approach the respective departments for advice and registration upon their arrival at CityU. Enrolment of individual students at such courses are at the discretion of the respective teaching department.
  6. The schedule of the following list will be available in early August for Semester A and early Dec for Semester B. Students are advised to check their courses to avoid any time clash in courses and add/ drop courses within the list on their arrival.
Course Code Course Title Level Language of Instruction Requirement / Restriction Remarks
GE2122 The Cantonese Language in Use: Language, Grammar and Culture B2/A2 English Nil
GE2125 The Bible: Its History, Literature, and Influence B2 English Nil
GE3108 Language in Art, Invention and Inspiration B3 English Nil
LT2231 Introduction to Language Technology B2 English Nil
LT2306 Appreciating Written Texts B2 English Nil
LT2402 French 2 B2 French supplemented by English LT2401/CLA2401 French 1
LT2502 German 2 B2 German supplemented by English LT2501/CLA2501 German 1
LT3209 Syntax B3 English LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or LT2229 Linguistics I or LT2290 Introduction to Language Studies
LT3211 Semantics B3 English LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or LT2229 Linguistics I or LT2290 Introduction to Language Studies
LT3212 Phonetics B3 English LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or LT2229 Linguistics I or LT2290 Introduction to Language Studies
LT3215 Pragmatics B3 English LT2201 Introduction to Linguistics or LT2229 Linguistics I or LT2290 Introduction to Language Studies
LT3220 Corpus Linguistics B3 English Nil
LT3322 Reading Bilingual Literature B3 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Nil
LT3326 Comparative Study of Chinese and English B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3345 Discovering and Managing Terms B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3348 Translation for Government and Public Administration B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3350 Translation for the Media B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3371 Developing Interpretation Skills B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3379 Practical Translation B3 English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Putonghua) Nil
LT3404 French 4 B3 French supplemented by English LT3403/CLA3403/ CLA2403 French 3
LT3504 German 4 B3 German supplemented by English LT3503/CLA3503/CLA2503 German 3
LT3604 Spanish 4 B3 Spanish supplemented by English LT3603/CLA3603/CLA2603 Spanish 3
LT4223 Experimental Phonetics B4 English LT3212 Phonetics
LT4242 Topics in Semantics B4 English LT3211 Semantics
LT4244 Sociolinguistics B4 English LT2229 Linguistics I and LT2203 Language In Society
LT4362 Specialized Translation in Law B4 English and Chinese Nil
LT4365 Advanced Literary Translation B4 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Nil
LT4366 Specialized Translation in Science and Technology B4 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Nil
LT4380 Theory of Translation B4 English / Chinese (Cantonese or Putonghua) Nil

 

Remarks: B2 - Undergraduate courses (elementary level)
  B3 - Undergraduate courses (intermediate/advanced level)
  B4 - Undergraduate courses (advanced level)