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Pragmalinguistics

Code: 188238
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Mirjana Matea Kovač
Lecturers: doc. dr. sc. Sandra Lukšić - Seminar
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Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 15
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Description:
Defining the basic concepts of pragmalinguistics as a discipline that studies the use of illocution in a language;critical thinking in relation to theoretical frameworks and methodological procedures from the point of view of speech acts;identifying similarities and differences between pragmalinguistics and related linguistic disciplines;doing independent research by applying the methods of pragmalinguistics.
Course contents
1. The relationship between pragmalinguistics and other linguistic disciplines (semantics, sociolinguistics and syntax) (2L+2S) 2. Pragmatics and applied linguistics. Communication and pragmatic competence (1L+1S) 3. The history of pragmalinguistics (2L+2S) 4. Language as a communication system: language functions (1L+1S) 5. Deictic and referential expressions (1L+1S) 6. Conversational maxims and the cooperative principle (1L+1S) 7. Conversational implicatures and cultural conditionality (1L+1S) 8. Levels of speech acts (1L+1S) 9. Types of speech acts (1L+1S) 10. Linguistic politeness and principle of communicative cooperation in interdiscourse communication (1L+1S) 11. Indirect speech acts (1L+1S) 12. Sequencing: Principle of dialogical interpretation (1L+1S) 13. Pragmatic features of an utterance (1L+1S)
Literature:
  1. Einführung in die Pragmalinguistik. Langenscheidt, Berlin.: Holly, W.
  2. Pragmatik. Stauffenburg Verlag Brigitte Narr, Tübingen.: Meibauer, J.
Optional literature:
  1. Levinson, S. C.: Pragmatics
5. semester
Izborni predmeti- Njemački jezik i književnost 5. semestar - Regular studij - German Language and Literature
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