Study on an Australian Aboriginal Language (LING3025)
Information valid for Semester 1, 2011
Lang & Comp Cultural Stus
4 Contact hours
LING1000 + LING1005 and two advanced (second or third) level courses listed in the Major/Double Major in Linguistics
Dr Mary Laughren
Continuous assessment and final project.
This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.
This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.
This course examines one Australian Aboriginal language in some detail, comparing it with other Australian languages and with English. Topics include the phonology and grammar, the way meaning is encoded, socio-linguistic variation and linguistic behaviour, language change, working with language speakers and historical documents. Both spoken and written language sources are studied.
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