CJBB196 Linguistic Webinar

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught online.
Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D.
Department of Czech Language - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Czech Language - Faculty of Arts
Fri 12:00–13:40 B2.51
The knowledge of syntax terminology at the level of standard introduction courses (e.g., Haegeman's Thinking Syntactically).
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 50 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 7/50, only registered: 0/50, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/50
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The goal is to learn what current research in linguistics looks like.
Learning outcomes
- to broaden the knowledge of selected topics within syntax
- the gain an in-depth understanding of some key concepts in syntax
  • The content of this course is the attendance at live streamed lectures on linguistics with special focus on syntax. It is a joint project between the universities of Oxford, Padua, Geneva, Beijing and others. The lecturers tend to be internationally renowned experts.
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
I require attendance at the lectures. The lectures are irregular and tend to take place twice a month. There is no test at the end, attendance is the key requirement.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Teacher's information
The lectures are live streamed from various universities. At the end of each lecture, students can ask questions via the online platform. The purpose of the lecture serries is for students to see what some of the current linguistic research looks like.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023.
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