LG624-7-SP-CO:
Intercultural Communication: communicating across languages and cultures

The details
2018/19
Linguistics
Colchester Campus
Spring
Postgraduate: Level 7
Current
Monday 14 January 2019
Friday 22 March 2019
15
-

 

Requisites for this module
(none)
(none)
(none)
(none)

 

(none)

Key module for

DIP T1Q909 Chinese-English Translation and Interpreting,
MA Q91112 Translation and Professional Practice,
MA Q911PP Translation and Professional Practice with Professional Placement,
MA Q91212 Chinese-English Translation and Professional Practice,
MLANR990 Modern Languages (Translation)

Module description

By the end of the module students will have advanced insight in the dynamics of intercultural communication. This insight will rest on an overview of the most important kinds of research in the field of intercultural communication and familiarity with the main tools of intercultural analysis which will enable them to critically examine concrete case studies in intercultural communication.

Module aims

No information available.

Module learning outcomes

No information available.

Module information

No additional information available.

Learning and teaching methods

2 hour lecturer/seminar per week for the duration of 10 weeks Seminars will involve group work (discussions of issues associated with module readings; follow-up tasks) as well as class presentations.

Bibliography

This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Assessment items, weightings and deadlines

Coursework / exam Description Deadline Weighting
Coursework Essay - 3000 words 26/04/2019 100%

Overall assessment

Coursework Exam
100% 0%

Reassessment

Coursework Exam
0% 0%
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Dr Beatriz De Paiva, email: bdepaiva@essex.ac.uk.
Dr Beatriz de Paiva
Dr Beatriz de Paiva, Room 4.211, Email: bdepaiva@essex.ac.uk

 

Availability
No
No
No

External examiner

Prof Jane Helen Stuart-Smith
The University of Glasgow
Professor Phonetics and Sociolinguistics
Dr Maciej Baranowski
University of Manchester
Senior Lecturer in English Sociolinguistics
Resources
Available via Moodle
Of 20 hours, 20 (100%) hours available to students:
0 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).

 

Further information
Linguistics

Disclaimer: The University makes every effort to ensure that this information on its Module Directory is accurate and up-to-date. Exceptionally it can be necessary to make changes, for example to programmes, modules, facilities or fees. Examples of such reasons might include a change of law or regulatory requirements, industrial action, lack of demand, departure of key personnel, change in government policy, or withdrawal/reduction of funding. Changes to modules may for example consist of variations to the content and method of delivery or assessment of modules and other services, to discontinue modules and other services and to merge or combine modules. The University will endeavour to keep such changes to a minimum, and will also keep students informed appropriately by updating our programme specifications and module directory.

The full Procedures, Rules and Regulations of the University governing how it operates are set out in the Charter, Statutes and Ordinances and in the University Regulations, Policy and Procedures.