552.235 (17W) Development of English

Wintersemester 2017/18

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05.10.2017 09:30 - 11:00 , HS 3
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Overview

Lecturer
LV Nummer Südostverbund
ENJ01001UL
Course title german
Development of English
Type
Lecture
Hours per Week
2.0
ECTS-credits
3.0
Registrations
124
Organisational Unit
Language of Instruction
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05.10.2017
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Course Information

Learning Outcome

-Learn about history of the English language

-Acquire knowledge about the processes that shape language development

-Become exposed to earlier forms of English

-Develop a critical view on the relation between socio-historical and linguistic development

Methodology

Lecture, tasks

Course overview

This class deals with the development of the English language from its arrival on the British Isles up to the present day. Our journey through the history of English will start with the Old English period and will cover the main socio-historical and linguistic dynamics that characterized the development of the language. A particular focus will be put on the role of other languages, i.e. language contact, in shaping the modern face of English.

Literature

-A guide to relevant literature will be discussed in the first sessions

-The lecture slides and some other materials will be made available on Moodle

Exam information

Exam methodology

-Final exam

Exam topics

-Topics dealt with in class

Exam mode

-written test

Grading scheme

Note/Grade Benotungsschema

Degree programmes

  • Bachelor-Lehramtsstudium Bachelor Unterrichtsfach Englisch (SKZ: 407, Version: 17W.2)
    • Fach: Topics in Linguistics II (Compulsory subject)
      • ENJ.001 Development of English ( 2.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
        • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
          Absolvierung im 3-8. Semester empfohlen
  • Bachelor-Lehramtsstudium Bachelor Unterrichtsfach Englisch (SKZ: 407, Version: 15W.2)
    • Fach: Topics in Linguistics II (Compulsory subject)
      • ENJ.001 Development of English ( 2.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
        • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
          Absolvierung im 3 -8. Semester empfohlen
  • Teacher training programme English (Secondary School Teacher Accreditation) (SKZ: 344, Version: 04W.7)
    • 2.Abschnitt
      • Fach: Applied Linguistics (Compulsory subject)
        • Second Language Acquisition and Language Instruction Project ( 2.0h PJ / 4.0 ECTS)
          • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)
  • Bachelor's degree programme English and American Studies (SKZ: 612, Version: 15W.1)
    • Fach: Fachliches Grund- und Aufbaustudium Linguistics (Compulsory subject)
      • Modul: Grundstudium Linguistics
        • Development of English ( 0.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
          • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 3.0 ECTS)
            Absolvierung im 2. Semester empfohlen
  • Bachelor's degree programme English and American Studies (SKZ: 612, Version: 10W.3)
    • Fach: Second Language Acquisition and Language Instruction (Compulsory elective)
      • Issues in Second Language Acquisition ( 2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)
        • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)
  • Bachelor's degree programme English and American Studies (SKZ: 612, Version: 10W.3)
    • Fach: Applied Linguistics (Compulsory elective)
      • Issues in Applied Linguistics ( 2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)
        • 552.235 Development of English (2.0h VO / 4.0 ECTS)

Equivalent courses for counting the exam attempts

Wintersemester 2019/20
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2019
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2018/19
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2018
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2017
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 3.0ECTS)
Wintersemester 2016/17
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)
Sommersemester 2016
  • 552.235 VO Development of English (2.0h / 4.0ECTS)