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LMS Major 2018

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LMS Programme Structure
(AY2018 onwards)
A. Major Requirements B. General Education Requirement (GER) Total (AUs)
Core Prescribed Electives Core Prescribed Electives (PEs) Unrestricted Electives (UEs)
29 40 17 12 30 128
7 Courses + FYP 12 Courses 9 Courses 4 Courses 10 Courses

 

A. Major Requirements (69 AUs)

The Major Requirements for Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Major consists of 3 components:

  • Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Core Courses (21 AUs)
  • Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Prescribed Electives (40 AUs)
  • Graduation Project (FYP) (8 AUs) - Check your eligibility here.

Requirements of the Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Major:

A1. Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Core (Compulsory) Courses

The 7 core courses (21 AUs) equip students with a firm foundation in Linguistics. Each course (unless otherwise stated) is equivalent to 3 AUs.


Students are strongly advised to complete all the LMS core courses by the end of their second year.

A2. Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Electives

Students must choose 12 electives (with a minimum of 40 AUs) from the wide range of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies Prescribed Electives. At least 4 of the 12 electives must be from level-4000 courses, and at least three electives must be from level-3000 courses. These courses are offered in five concentrations. These are:

Language, Mind and Multilingualism


Multilingual Societies and Multiculturalism


Language Structure

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