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  • Grammar in UseLING90016

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject explores the main areas of grammar, at the level of the word, the sentence and the text. Throughout the subject, material is drawn from across a range of contexts of use and varieties of English, including Standard English. Through seminars and practical application students gain a s...

  • Italian Thesis Part 2ITAL40016

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Refer to ITAL40015 Italian Thesis Part 1 for details.

  • Transcultural Communication at WorkLING90026

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    One outcome of the globalisation of the Australian job market is the increasing need for transcultural communication skills in both the private and public sectors. Transcultural communication typically entails interaction in which one or more of the communicators use a second or third language. S...

  • Advanced Linguistics Analysis BLING90032

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    Advanced skill development in laboratory-based phonetics or in syntactic theory will be provided for those students who require these specialised skills for their thesis work. Advanced Linguistic Analysis A and B will be taken consecutively over one semester. These subjects are designed to ensure...

  • Linguistics and PhoneticsLING90033

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the structure and sounds of English. The course provides an introduction to morphology, syntax, semantics and psycholinguistics, with an emphasis on developing skills for analysing language. The course provides an introduction to the International Phonetic Alph...

  • Italian 7ITAL30015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the spoken and written language and culture of present day Italy. Students will undertake regular activities in order to improve their linguistic and cultural skills. They will also participate in regular conversation practice for the purpose of reinforcing their command o...

  • Italian 8ITAL30016

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject continues its focus on the spoken and written language and culture of present day Italy. Students will undertake regular activities in order to further develop their linguistic and cultural skills. They will also participate in regular conversation practice for the purpose of reinfor...

  • MorphologyLING30013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Morphology is the study of word structure and word formation. We examine the nature of this area by looking at the diversity and uniformity found in the morphological systems of a wide variety of the world's languages. Theories of morphology are critically discussed and compared. We also consider...

  • Language in Aboriginal AustraliaLING20009

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject develops an appreciation of the role of language in Aboriginal Australia, traditionally and today. On completion of the subject, students should have a general knowledge of the linguistic features which characterise Australian Aboriginal languages, including characteristics of gramma...

  • Italian 8ITAL10010

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject continues its focus on the spoken and written language and culture of present day Italy. Students will undertake regular activities in order to further develop their linguistic and cultural skills. They will also participate in regular conversation practice for the purpose of reinfor...

  • Grammar of EnglishLING20011

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject is a detailed examination of the major elements of English grammar using principles of linguistic analysis. Students learn to identify and describe the main morphological and syntactic constructions in English including parts of speech, basic sentence structure, tense, aspect, clause...

  • Language, Society and CultureLING20010

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject examines how social and cultural factors influence language, and the role language plays in structuring and representing social categories across cultures. It examines how society and language shape each other: how language represents and enables social interaction, and how social in...

  • Italian 9ITAL20012

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject involves a detailed analysis of a number of Italian texts, literary and non-literary, for the purpose of familiarising students with various registers and styles. There are regular oral and written practical exercises. By the end of the semester, students should have further develope...

  • French in a Global WorldFREN90002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject offers students the opportunity to engage with recent as well as historical debates and research findings in the field of French and Francophone Studies. In particular it focuses on aspects of French in a global world involving transnational, cross-cultural, intergenerational or tran...

  • Espaces FrancophonesFREN40004

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject covers a range of topics, such as the French Empire, Francophonie, Francophone cultures and literatures. On completion of this subject, students should be able to understand and appreciate the historical facts, the opposing ideologies involved in the making and consolidating of Franc...

  • French Cinema: The New Wave and BeyondFREN30013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject offers an introduction to French Cinema from the New Wave to the present. Themes covered in the subject include the New Wave in its social and cultural context; auteur theory; cinematographic language; representations of social change and the interpretation of cultural identities in ...

  • French 4FREN10003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject will follow the motto of the French Republic and explore the cultural, social and political aspects linked to these concepts. It will build on the skills developed in French 3 for the purpose of résumé and narrative competencies in oral and written form and expand into more complex se...

  • French TranslationFREN30006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This course will explore the comparative stylistics of French and English from a theoretical as well as a practical perspective. It will consist of lectures on the methodology of translation from French to English followed by tutorials where it will be put into practice. Students will explore asp...

  • In the Heart of the Loire ValleyFREN20020

    Offered:Winter TermYear:2019Quotas apply

    This intensive three week online subject will focus on one of the most creative times of French history, albeit one of the most turbulent, the Renaissance. With a series of lectures and detailed virtual site visits, this subject will examine some of the most striking examples of French Renaissanc...

  • French 4FREN20017

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject will follow the motto of the French Republic and explore the cultural, social and political aspects linked to these concepts. It will build on the skills developed in French 3 for the purpose of résumé and narrative competencies in oral and written form and expand into more complex se...