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Part II

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

 

Papers offered by the Department

For students following the Linguistics Tripos in Part I, you should choose a total of four papers from Section C and Section D.

For students following another Tripos at Part 1, you must take four papers, comprising of:

  • Paper Li.1 - Sounds and words †
  • Paper Li.2 - Structures and meanings †
  • TWO papers to be chosen from Section C and Section D

† If this paper has already been taken in another tripos it cannot be taken again and another paper must be chosen from Sections C and D.

Section C (Part IIA and IIB)

  • 6: Phonetics
  • 7: Phonological Theory
  • 8: Morphology (suspended in 2021-22)
  • 9: Syntax
  • 10: Semantics and pragmatics
  • 11: Historical linguistics (Runs on alternate years; suspended in the year 2021-22)
  • 12: History of Ideas on Language
  • 13: History of the English Language 
  • 14: History of the French Language (Runs on alternate years; suspended in the year 2021-22)
  • 15: First and Second Language Acquisition
  • 16: Psychology of Language Processing and Learning
  • 17: Language Typology
  • 18: Computational Linguistics

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