PLIN075 Linguistic Webinar

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught partially online.
doc. Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D.
Department of Czech Language – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Pavel Caha, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Czech Language – Faculty of Arts
The knowledge of linguistic terminology at the level of standard introduction courses to linguistics.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/20, only registered: 0/20
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The goal is to learn what current research in linguistics looks like.
Learning outcomes
- to broaden the knowledge of selected topics within linguistics
- the gain an in-depth understanding of some key concepts in linguistics
  • At the start of the term, we jointly make a program consisting of lectures freely available on the web. The program is formed as follows: (i) The teacher provides the students with links to a repository of recorded talks. (ii) The students select those which they find relevant for themselves. (iii) If there are more suggestions than slots, the students vote on which talk they want to watch. Once the talks are selected, we watch them and discuss them. Everyone watches the talk on their own, and we meet in person only for the discussion.
Teaching methods
Lectures, discussion
Assessment methods
The requirement for the course is to watch the talks, take part in the discussion and write a two-page summary of one of the talks. We meet every other week.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Na podzim 2023 je předmět vypsán pouze pro studenty programu DigiLing.
Teacher's information
Usually, we chose talks from this site:
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2021, Autumn 2023.
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