LT2290 - Introduction to Language Studies

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)

CTL2290 Introduction to Language Studies / LT2229 Linguistics I

Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course aims to introduce students to the basic concepts and methods of the scientific study of language, so that they will be prepared for the study of languages (e.g. Chinese, Japanese, Korean), applied language studies (e.g. translation, language technology) and linguistics.

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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