Approaches to English Language Studies 5 ECTS (OY) - AY682376P

24.08.2024–31.01.2025 Oulu

Aika ja paikka

See the schedule on the main page. Please note that while assignment deadlines on the courses vary, the latest possible deadline for assignments on all courses is 31 January 2025. The teachers will give course-specific instructions and assignment deadlines once the courses commence.

Learning Outcomes
Students completing the course should be able to
- display an understanding of different areas of linguistic research within English Philology
- recognize the research methodology and the main concepts within these areas
- read and understand research in different areas of language studies.

Overview of selected areas of linguistic research within English Philology


FT Maritta Riekki

Mode of Delivery
Online, independent work

Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Variable teaching and learning methods

Recommended or Required Reading
Selected articles and online materials

Assessment Methods and Criteria
The assessment is based on a learning journal and a final essay (individual grading).

The course utilises a numerical grading scale (0–5). In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

Recommended Optional Programme Components
The course is an independent entity and does not require additional studies carried out at the same time.