Advanced Topics in Discourse and Interaction (Q3301)
30 credits, Level 6
This module involves relatively advanced study of discourse and communication in one area of staff specialisation. The particular topic and reading list will be announced in the year prior. This may include particular methodological approaches to discourse analysis, a particular venue for or topic of discourse. The changing nature of this module allows us to adapt quickly to changes in the field.
100%: Coursework (Portfolio)
Contact hours and workload
This module is approximately 300 hours of work. This breaks down into about 44 hours of contact time and about 256 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.
This module is running in the academic year 2021/22. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. However, we are constantly looking to improve and enhance our courses. There may be changes to modules in response to student demand or feedback, changes to staff expertise or updates to our curriculum. We may also need to make changes in response to COVID-19. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: