Department of English

English in Transition II 2017/2018 (7.5 credits)

Spring 2018 weeks 13-22 (late March - early June) - 50 % - Campus

Application Deadline: 2017-10-16

Enrolment Code: UU-05054 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

Entry Requirements: At least 90 credits in a language subject.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12500

About the course:

This course charts the development of the English language during the Early Modern English (c. 1500–1700) and Late Modern English (c. 1700–1950) periods. The course focuses on the analysis of authentic Early and Late Modern English texts from phonological, morphological, and syntactic perspectives, and includes small research projects on the lexis and grammar of Modern English. Students are also introduced to important research tools such as the Oxford English Dictionary and corpora of Modern English.

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Contact

Department of English

Engelska parken, Thunbergsvägen 3 L

Box 527, 751 20 Uppsala

Telephone: 018-471 1247 018-471 1245

Fax: 018-471 1229

E-mail: Info@engelska.uu.se

Study Counsellor studievagledare@engelska.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 12 47

Fax: +46 18 471 12 29