ENGS8 The English Lexicon II 5 ECTS
Organised by
DP in English Language, Literature and Translation
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies
Curricula 2015 – 2017
ENGS8 The English Lexicon II 5 ECTS


Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course unit, the student will have a thorough understanding of the concepts used in an area of research on the English lexicon and the way in which these concepts may be applied to the study of both individual words and more extensive language samples. The student will be able to use key dictionaries, corpora, and thesauri as source material for the study of the English lexicon. The student will be able to critically assess and compare dictionaries and thesauri.


The course unit addresses one or more specific areas of research on the English lexicon.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In English


Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences