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ENGS13/15-16 (Im)politeness in EFL 5 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
DP in English Language, Literature and Translation
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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Teachers

Minna Nevala, Teacher responsible
Minna.Nevala[├Ąt]uta.fi

Teaching

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