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LT3211 - Semantics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
3
Course Duration
One Semester
Pre-requisite(s)
Equivalent Course(s)
CTL3211 Semantics
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18
Semester B 2018/19 (Tentative)

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

The aim of this course is to examine aspects of linguistic meaning and language use.
Upon completion of this course students should be able to:
(a) Recognize the relation between linguistic expressions and objects in the world;
(b) Describe and analyze sense properties and sense relations; and
(c) Analyze language data from the semantic aspect and discover and formulate generalizations that are observationally, descriptively and explanatorily adequate.


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

Continuous Assessment: 65%
Examination: 35%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
 
Detailed Course Information

LT3211.pdf

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