LANGUAGE DIVERSITY - 2017/8

Module code: ELI3039

Module provider

School of Literature and Languages

Module Leader

BOND O Dr (Lit & Langs)

Number of Credits

15

ECT Credits

7.5

Framework

FHEQ Level 6

JACs code

Q100

Module cap (Maximum number of students)

20

Module Availability

Semester 2

Overall student workload

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework ESSAY (2000 WORDS) 50
Examination 2 HOUR EXAMINATION 50

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Prerequisites / Co-requisites

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
Analyse the outcomes of scientific experiments and case studies from linguistics within their historical and cultural context C
Understand the different types of data and empirical methodologies used to study human languages K
Identify which factors (cultural, cognitive, linguistic) that contribute to the way in which different languages or linguistic structures are used in different social contexts K
Formulate, defend and sustain arguments in both written and oral form T
Work independently and as part of a seminar group T
Plan and implement timetables for essay deadlines and exam revision P
Conduct independent research for written work in an organized and critical fashion P
Present ideas and analysis coherently while under time constraint P

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Module content

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Assessment Strategy

Reading list

Reading list for LANGUAGE DIVERSITY : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/eli3039

Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
English Literature and French BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature with Creative Writing BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature and German BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature and Spanish BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Business Management and French BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Business Management and German BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Business Management and Spanish BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Modern Languages (French and Spanish) BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Modern Languages (French and German) BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Modern Languages (German and Spanish) BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature with Film Studies BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature with Politics BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
English Literature with Sociology BA (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Politics with French BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Politics with German BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module
Politics with Spanish BSc (Hons) 2 Optional A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module

Please note that the information detailed within this record is accurate at the time of publishing and may be subject to change. This record contains information for the most up to date version of the programme / module for the 2017/8 academic year.