Course: Discourse Analysis

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Course title Discourse Analysis
Course code KAN/AAD
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction eLearning
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Petrlíková Jarmila, PhDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Tollet Andrew, Bc. et Mgr. M.Litt.
Course content
The course combprises 5 modules: - the introduction into the discourse analysis - the register - cohesion - spoken versus written discourse - analysis of an interview

Learning activities and teaching methods
E-learning
  • unspecified - 50 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
The students will be able - to describe the issues of the area analyzed - to discuss these issues - to make a qualified analysis of texts of various discourses from the point of view of grammatical and lexical cohesion
teaching methods
E-learning
assessment methods
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • Cook, G. Discourse. Oxford, 1989.
  • Montgomery, M. (ed.). Ways of Reading. London: Routledge, 1992.
  • Superceanu, R. Elements of Discourse and Discourse Analysis . Timisoara: Editura Orizonturi Universitate, 2000.
  • Yule, G. the Study of Language. Cambridge: CUP, 1985.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in the English Language (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in the English Language (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in the English Language (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in the English Language (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Applied Sciences Training Teachers of Mathematics at Higher Secondary Scholls (2015) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in the English Language (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in the English Language (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Applied Sciences Training Teachers of Mathematics at Higher Secondary Scholls (2015) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Applied Sciences Training Teachers of Mathematics at Higher Secondary Scholls (2014) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer