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Module

SEL3329 : Dissertation: Linguistics and English Language

  • Offered for Year: 2020/21
  • Module Leader(s): Dr Gary Taylor-Raebel
  • Owning School: English Lit, Language & Linguistics
  • Teaching Location: Newcastle City Campus
Semesters
Semester 1 Credit Value: 20
Semester 2 Credit Value: 20
ECTS Credits: 20.0

Aims

The dissertation is an extended piece of research on an English Language/Linguistics topic that:

Gives you the opportunity to investigate a substantial topic and is led by your intellectual interests. While it doesn't need to fit within the range of a module, it may grow out of a module you've studied.

Develops a research question informed by an awareness of scholarship in the fields of English Language/Linguistics.

Shows an understanding of and ability to work with methods and practices appropriate to the disciplines of English Language/Linguistics.

Is developed over a period of time in dialogue with a supervisor.

Outline Of Syllabus

1 x 3 hours lecture
10 hours supervision

Teaching Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

Assessment Methods

Module leaders are revising this content in light of the Covid 19 restrictions.
Revised and approved detail information will be available by 17 August.

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Timetable