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LT2306 - Appreciating Written Texts

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
3
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
CTL2306 Style in Selected Written Genres
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2016/17
Semester B 2017/18 (Tentative)

* 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

LT2306.pdf

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