History of the English Language
Module code: EN1040
Module co-ordinator: Dr Cathleen Waters
In this module you will study the development of the English language since the 'Old English' period. We will cover a range of key issues related to the study of language. As part of the module, you will undertake a group project, analysing data and presenting it convincingly.
- Language variation and language change in historical, and related contemporary, contexts
- Regional and national variations in language
- Presentation on a group project, 10 minutes
- Essay, 2,000 words