The Structure of Language

UNSW Sydney

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Structure of Language

  • Host University

    UNSW Sydney

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Grammar, Linguistics, Phonetics and Phonology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    6
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    This course focuses on the traditional core areas of language structure including: the sound system (phonetics and phonology), grammar (morphology and syntax) and meaning (semantics and pragmatics). It also provides a brief introduction to writing systems and their development.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.