LT3211 - Semantics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2023/24

* 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: 100%
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