School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

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

2016: domestic $876.00     international $3,985.80

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 1 2016

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
18002 29 Feb – 24 Apr 2016Mon, Thu1100 - 1150Hunter [Kelburn]LT220Corinne Seals*
David Mckee
Frank Boers
Meredith Marra
Miriam Meyerhoff
Paul Warren
Rachel Mckee 
29 Feb – 24 Apr 2016Wed1100 - 1150Hunter [Kelburn]LT323
2 May – 5 Jun 2016Mon, Thu1100 - 1150Hunter [Kelburn]LT220
2 May – 5 Jun 2016Wed1100 - 1150Hunter [Kelburn]LT323

Course Outline Information

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