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 Ling 131: Language & Style
 
  Ling 131 - Suggested Schedule for Lancaster students (who do the course in one 10-week term)

Week 1

Topic 1 Levels of language. Linguistic choice, style and meaning
Session A and Session B

Week 2

Topic 2 Being creative with words and phrases
Session A and Session B

Week 3

Topic 3 Patterns, deviations, style and meaning Session A and Session B
Topic 4 The grammar of simple sentences - Session A

Week 4

Topic 5 Sound - Session A
Topic 6 Style and style variation - Session A

Week 5

Topic 7 The grammar of complex sentences - Session A
Topic 8 Discourse structure and point of view - Session A

Week 6

Reading Week: Poetry Round Up & Self Assessment

Week 7

Topic 9 Speech presentation - Session A
Topic 10 Prose analysis - Session A

Week 8

Prose Round Up & Self Assessment
Topic 11 Conversational structure and character - Session A

Week 9

Topic 12 Meaning between the lines - Session A
Topic 13 Shared knowledge and absurdist drama - Session A

Week 10

Topic 13 Shared knowledge and absurdist drama - Session B
Drama Round Up & Self Assessment

 

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