School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for LING 101 in 2015.

LING-101 – Language and Communication

Points:20Prerequisites:None
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

2014: domestic $818.00     international $3,650.00

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 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
18002 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Mon1000 - 1050Hunter [Kelburn]LT323Anna Siyanova
14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Wed, Fri1000 - 1050Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]LT104
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Mon1000 - 1050Hunter [Kelburn]LT323
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Wed, Fri1000 - 1050Hugh Mackenzie [Kelburn]LT104

Course Outline Information

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