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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2016–2017
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ENGS13/15-16 (Im)politeness in EFL 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Englannin kielen, kirjallisuuden ja kääntämisen tutkinto-ohjelma
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies

General description

This course focuses on the latest central issues and theories in politeness and impoliteness studies. Its main emphasis is on EFL texts and discourse and on how (im)politeness is used and taught in them to maintain spoken and written intercourse in different social situations. The course includes themes such as classroom interaction, textbook dialogues, cross-cultural variation, and acquisition of pragmatic competence. Requirements include active class participation, an oral (group) presentation, and participation in Moodle group work and assignments.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Minna Nevala, Teacher responsible


12-Jan-2017 – 27-Apr-2017
Thu 12-Jan-2017 - 27-Apr-2017 weekly at 12-14, Pinni B 5005