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Module Detailed Information for [EL3216]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 1
Correct as at 19 Sep 2018 05:00

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Module Title : Language and the Internet
Module Description : The vast worldwide computer network collectively known as the Internet (and its graphical interface, the World Wide Web) provides a new environment and technologies of communication (e.g. Internet Relay Chat, bulletin board systems etc) that challenge current assumptions regarding the nature of speech, writing, community and society. Since English is the principal language of the Internet, this module aims to examine the ways in which the language is being (re)formulated on the Web, especially in multilingual settings. The module focuses on the study and management of electronic language evidence on the Web.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : EL1101E or GEK1011
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 0-3-0-3-4
Remarks : Nil
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B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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