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Sprachhistorisches Seminar / Introduction to the History of the English Language

Dozent/in

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Zeit/Ort n.V.:

  • Di 12:15-13:45, Raum C 301

Voraussetzungen / Organisatorisches

Das sprachhistorische Seminar gehört in folgenden Studiengängen jeweils zu folgenden Modulen:

  • Lehramt Englisch an Gymnasien: Zwischenmodul Linguistics|. (Zulassungsvoraussetzung: abgelegtes Basismodul |Linguistics)


Scheinerwerb: Klausur

Inhalt

This course will give an overview of the development of the English language from its roots as a Germanic dialect to its present state, looking at different aspects such as phonology, morphology, syntax and lexis. Students will be required to give short presentations. The course will conclude with a written test.

Empfohlene Literatur

Barber, Charles Laurence; Beal, Joan C.; Shaw, Philip A. 2009. |The English language. A historical introduction|. 2. ed. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.