School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for LING 101 in 2015.

LING-101 – Language and Communication

Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Linguistics & Applied LanguageRestrictions:LALS 101

An introduction to the study of language, increasing understanding of a range of language issues of general interest in the community. 100% internal assessment.

Tuition Fees

2015: domestic $850.60     international $3,796.00

Set text

Bauer, Laurie, Janet Holmes and Paul Warren 2006. Language Matters. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Tutorials Materials booklet, available from vicbooks.

Recommended Texts

Bauer, Laurie & Peter Trudgill (eds) 1998.  Language Myths. London: Penguin.

Crystal, David 1987.  The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Trimester 2 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
18002 13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1410 - 1500Cotton [Kelburn]LT122Corinne Seals*
David Mckee
Frank Boers
John Macalister
Keith Comer
Meredith Marra
Miriam Meyerhoff
Rachel Mckee
Sasha Calhoun 
7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015Mon, Wed, Thu1410 - 1500Cotton [Kelburn]LT122

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.