School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies


100 Level Courses

DEAF 101 – Introduction to New Zealand Sign Language

DEAF 102 – Elementary New Zealand Sign Language

LING 101 – Language and Communication

WRIT 101 – Writing English

WRIT 151 – Writing in English as a Second Language


200 Level Courses

ALIN 201 – Language Teaching Methodology

ALIN 202 – Second Language Curriculum Design

DEAF 201 – Intermediate New Zealand Sign Language A

DEAF 202 – Intermediate New Zealand Sign Language B

LING 211 – Introduction to Linguistics

LING 221 – Sociolinguistics

LING 223 – Language Learning Processes

LING 224 – Interpersonal Communication

LING 226 – Special Topic: Linguistics of Signed Languages

WRIT 202 – Writing for Business

WRIT 203 – Writing for Print Media

WRIT 251 – Academic Writing in English as a Second Language


300 Level Courses

ALIN 301 – Approaches to Grammar in Second Language Teaching and Learning

ALIN 302 – Language across the Curriculum

ALIN 303 – Assessing and Researching Learning in the English Language Classroom

LING 321 – Discourse and Meaning

LING 322 – New Zealand English

LING 323 – Psycholinguistics

LING 324 – Language Variation and Change

LING 326 – Special Topic

LING 327 – Syntax

LING 328 – Phonetics and Phonology

LING 329 – Morphology

LING 330 – Advanced Sociolinguistics

LING 331 – Special Topic


400 Level Courses

LING 406 – Special Topic

LING 407 – Special Topic: Topics in Oceanic Syntax

LING 410 – Special Topic: Advanced Psycholinguistics

LING 421 – Discourse and Meaning

LING 422 – New Zealand English

LING 423 – Psycholinguistics

LING 424 – Language Variation and Change

LING 427 – Syntax

LING 428 – Phonetics and Phonology

LING 429 – Morphology

LING 430 – Advanced Sociolinguistics

LING 489 – Research Project


500 Level Courses

ALIN 591 – Thesis

ALIN 592 – Thesis

LALS 510 – Listening & Speaking in the Language Classroom

LALS 511 – Teaching Reading and Writing

LALS 512 – Pedagogical Grammar of English

LALS 513 – The Pronunciation of English

LALS 514 – Understanding Second Language Learning

LALS 515 – Language Curriculum Design

LALS 516 – Special Topic

LALS 517 – Special Topic: Globalisation, Culture, and Second Language Pedagogy

LALS 518 – Special Topic: Reflective Language Teaching

LALS 519 – Special Topic: Task-Based Language Teaching

LALS 520 – Learners and Second Language Learning

LALS 521 – Language for Specific Purposes

LALS 522 – Teaching and Learning Vocabulary

LALS 523 – Language Assessment

LALS 524 – Language Testing

LALS 525 – Learner Autonomy and Learning Strategies

LALS 531 – Computer-assisted Language Learning

LALS 536 – Special Topic

LALS 540 – Evaluating Research in Applied Linguistics

LALS 541 – The Research Process

LALS 542 – Interaction and Identity in Language Learning

LALS 543 – Language in the Workplace

LALS 544 – Discourse Analysis

LALS 561 – Syntactic Analysis

LALS 562 – Phonetics and Phonology

LALS 563 – Issues in Sociolinguistics

LALS 580 – Research Paper

LALS 581 – Research Paper

LALS 582 – Research Project

LALS 583 – Dissertation

LALS 584 – Thesis

LING 591 – Thesis


600 Level Courses

ALIN 690 – Applied Linguistics for PhD

LING 690 – Linguistics for PhD


800 Level Courses

DEAF 801 – Deaf Culture and Society

DEAF 802 – Introduction to Structure and Use of NZ Sign Language

DEAF 803 – Introduction to Learning Sign Language

DEAF 804 – Principles of Teaching NZ Sign Language

DEAF 805 – Curriculum Design and Materials Development

DEAF 806 – Deaf Studies Teaching Practicum

ELIN 801 – Introduction to Language Teaching

ELIN 802 – TESOL Classroom Practice