Courses

This advanced course introduces students to the different approaches to discourse analysis, the stylistic properties of different types of text genres, and the linguistic approach which offers the potential to consider both text and context in an...
Welcome to the Discourse Analysis (Eng 643) course. This advanced course introduces students to the different approaches to discourse analysis, the stylistic properties of different types of text genres, and the linguistic approach which offers the...
—Course Aims This course aims to    (1)  Emphasise that function and semantics are the basis of human language and communicative activity;    (2)  Study language as a system operating in and being influenced by social context;    (3) acquaint...
This course deals with English grammar in a practical way for the purposes of production (speaking/reading) and comprehension (listening/writing). It also serves as an introduction to basic linguistic terminology. The course starts with a review of...
COURSE DESCRIPTION: The rationale behind this course is twofold: 1) to familiarise students with the theory and practice of translation and 2) to train students to translate different advanced Arabic passages to proper English, using dictionaries...
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course aims to introduce students to the major periods in the history of English, i.e. the major socio-historical and the relevant linguistic changes that English has undergone from its Indo-European beginnings to the 19th...