[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Home Monash Info News and Events Campuses and Faculties Monash University
Monash University Handbooks


Aboriginal Languages of Australia (6 points)


Leader: Dr Heather Bowe

Clayton Second semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: An introduction to Australian Aboriginal languages covering features of phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics and sociolinguistic issues including language status, bilingualism and the role of linguistics in language maintenance and revival.

Assessment: Written research assignment (2500 words): 50% + Exam (2 hours): 40% + Class participation (equivalent 250 words): 10%

Contact Hours: 2 hour seminar per week

Prerequisites: A first year sequence in Linguistics

Prohibitions: LIN3370

Help | Contacts | Site Map | Staff Directory | Search