Introducing Semantics

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Sommersemester 2019

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Course Information
Nr. Kursbezeichnung Typ Zeit Raum DozentIn
154144 Introducing Semantics (2nd year BA) 2 PS Do 16:15 - 17:45 R. 3.206 Ringel
Course Description

This course offers an introduction to the study of meaning. We will take a look at the levels of word meaning, sentence meaning and utterance meaning. Furthermore, different theoretical approaches to semantics in the area of structural, cognitive and formal meaning will be introduced. In addition, we will briefly consider the role semantics plays in applied linguistics.

Preliminary Bibliography
  • Cruse, Alan. 2004. 2nd edn. Meaning in Language - An introduction to Semantics and Pragmatics. Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics. Oxford University Press.
  • Enc, Mürvet. 1991. The Semantics of Specificity. Linguistic Inquiry, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 1-25.
  • Hurford, James R. & Brendan Heasley. 1983. Semantics - a coursebook. Cambridge University Press. Majid, Asifa. 2012.
  • A Guide to Stimulus-based Elicitation for Semantic Categories. In Nicholas Thieberger (Ed.). The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Fieldwork. New York: Oxford University Press. 54-71.
Modules
Modulzuordnungen
Lehramtsstudiengänge
LABG G: HRG/HRSGe GyGe/BK SP
2009
2016 303 303
Angewandte Sprachwissenschaften/Angewandte Literatur-/Kulturwissenschaften:
B.A.ALK: B.A.AS: M.A.ALK: M.A.AS:
PO vor WS 16/17:
  • Kern: 3a
  • Komp: 2b
PO ab WS 16/17:
  • Kern: 3a
  • Komp: 2b