Clearing 2021
MA Public Opinion and Political Behaviour
BA Language Studies and Linguistics options

Year 2, Component 01

LG210-5-SP or LG212-5-AU
LG210-5-SP
Phonology
(15 CREDITS)

Continuing from LG110, you will build on your existing knowledge, reinforcing the cognitive aspect of spoken language, the way in which sounds combine to make up words, and the interaction between word formation and phonology, as well as phonology in the wider context of phrases. The theory you learn throughout this module can be used to analyse other languages.

LG212-5-AU
Syntax
(15 CREDITS)

Build on analytical concepts introduced in your first year, and investigate a range of key grammatical constructions in English. With an emphasis on description, rather than a particular theoretical approach, this practically orientated module will provide you with a solid foundation for tackling more theoretical options in English linguistics. As well as gaining an understanding of key areas of English grammar and grammatical terminology, you will also equip yourself with analytical, data, and evaluation skills.

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