EN3329 - Discourse and Pragmatics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of English
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2023/24

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

This course aims to:

  • develop students’ awareness of a range of key features of English which operate above the level of the sentence.
  • enable students to appreciate how these features of language operate on the level of text, discourse practice and social practice.
  • give students to tools and skills to analyze spoken and written language and to use this analysis to solve practical communication problems in social, educational and workplace settings. 

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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