Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2019-2020 !
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
Ability to select appropriate methodologies for constituting and treating linguistic corpora, and to problematize a research question while taking into account the relationships between language and context.
Ability to analyze spoken and written production in Spanish, while taking into account, historical, regional, social and stylistic variation
Awareness of the relationship between theoretical approaches and methodological practice.
Understanding and application of the basic methods and techniques for the analysis of linguistic data.
Ability to recognize linguistic problems, to critically reflect on common misconceptions of language.
Ability to identify linguistic units, the relations among them and processes affecting them. Ability to distinguish the different levels of linguistic analysis. Ability to identify different types and sources of linguistic and non-linguistic meaning
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
This year's topic is "discourse and conflict" in Spanish.
For students for whom this course represents 5 credits, the distribution is as follows:
article presentation and participation in the discussions in class (5 points),
oral presentation of an analysis and discussion of the results of the analyses of the other students (10 points), written synthesis (1500-2000 words) of the analysis (5p.).
For students for whom this course represents 10 credits, the distribution is as follows:
article presentation and participation in the discussions in class (4 points), oral presentation of an analysis and discussion of the results of the analyses of the other students (6 points), written synthesis (5000-6000 words) of the analysis (10p.).