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Master of Linguistics and Literature: Linguistics

Master of Linguistics and Literature: Linguistics - German
Academic year :
Important: students in this master cannot take courses in other languages than those taken in the major of the bachelor.

The students take courses for 36 ECTS-credits from two sections: select 18 ECTS-credits for linguistics and 18 ECTS-credits for German of which at least 6 ECTS-credits in linguistics and 6 ECTS-credits in literature.

Master thesis

Master project18sp2nd semester
Humbeeck, Kris
 

Linguistics

Compulsory course

Methodology and statistical data analysis6sp1st semester
Gillis, Steven
 

12 ECTS-credits to choose from:

Comparison of linguistic models6sp1st semester
Nuyts, Jan
Phonetics and phonology6sp2nd semester
Verhoeven, Jo
Typology6sp1st semester
Van der Auwera, Johan
 
Sociolinguistics6sp1st semester
Vandekerckhove, Reinhild
Pragmatics6sp1st semester
Brisard, Frank
Psycholinguistics6sp1st semester
Sandra, Dominiek
 
The pragmatics of language use in the public sphere6sp2nd semester
Verschueren, Jef
 
Language Variation and Change in Adults6sp2nd semester
Petré, Peter
 
Syntactic variation: word order in the Romance languages6sp2nd semester
Vermandere, Dieter
 

German linguistics and literature

18 ECTS-credits to choose of which at least one course in literature and one course in linguistics

Literature 1: literature and politics6sp1st semester
Sepp, Arvi
Austrian 20th century literature6sp1st semester
Liska, Vivian
Haider, Alex
Literature and philosophy as from the Enlightenment6sp1st semester
Philipsen, Bart
Identity and alterity as from the Enlightenment6sp2nd semester
Gilleir, Anke
 
Social dialectology: the new substandard6sp2nd semester
Smits, Tom
German linguistics: change and variation6sp1st semester
Feyaerts, Kurt
German linguistics: theory and description6sp1st semester
Feyaerts, Kurt
Language and gender6sp1st semester
Mortelmans, Tanja
 
Professional Communication (German)6sp1st/2nd sem.
Dusar, Ingeborg
German: Specialised Translation6sp1st semester
Mortelmans, Tanja
Linden, Patricia
Roggen, Rita
 

Electives/Free choice

Students choose 6 additional ECTS-credits from the courses belonging to the Master¹s programme in Linguistics and Literature on the condition that these courses are related to their Bachelor¹s language combinations.
Courses that belong to a different master¹s programme than ³Linguistics and Literature", including master¹s programmes organised by another Faculty, will first have to be approved by the Education Board.

Internship6sp1st/2nd sem.
Humbeeck, Kris