Overview of degree structure

Foundations of Linguistic Diversity in the Digital Age (30 cr), three courses common to the whole
programme:

  • Theory and method in language sciences (LDA-3101) 10 cr
  • Diversity and variation (LDA-3102) 10 cr
  • Linguistics in the Digital Age (LDA-3103) 10 cr

Studies in your own study track (30 cr), i.e. one of the following
[see more detailed course listings below]

  • Diversity Linguistics
  • General Linguistics
  • Language Technology
  • Phonetics

Optional studies (30 cr)

  • May be freely chosen, often a thematic module such as Cognitive science or Digital Humanities,
  • or studies in another LingDA study track

Master’s Thesis (30 cr)

More detailed listing of courses within each study track

Studies in Diversity Linguistics (LDA-D3100) 30 cr
Choose all three:

  • Linguistic anthropology (LDA-D3101) 5 cr
  • Methods in diversity Linguistics (LDA-D3102) 5 cr
  • Diversity linguistics seminar (LDA-D3103) 5 cr

Choose two of the following:

  • Language history (LDA-D3104) 5 cr
  • Language contact (LDA-D3105) 5 cr
  • Language typology (LDA-D3106) 5 cr

Choose one of the following:

  • Project course: Applying diversity linguistics (LDA-D3107) 5 cr
  • Teaching assistance (LDA-D3108) 5 cr
  • African Linguistics (LDA-D3109) 5 cr
  • Altaic Linguistics (LDA-D3110) 5 cr
  • Indo-European Linguistics (LDA-D3111) 5 cr
  • Slavic Linguistics (LDA-D3112) 5 cr
  • Uralic Linguistics (LDA-D3113) 5 cr

Studies in General Linguistics (LDA-G3100) 30 cr

Choose all three:

  • Language typology (LDA-G3101) 5 cr
  • General Linguistics seminar (LDA-G3102) 5 cr
  • History of Linguistics (LDA-G3103) 5 cr (not obligatory if corresponding course incl. in BA)

Choose at least one of the following:

  • General Linguistics research project (LDA-G3104) 5 cr
  • Teaching assistance (LDA-G31059 5 cr

Choose at least one of the following:

  • Sociolinguists (LDA-G3106) 5 cr
  • Psycholinguistics and language acquisition (LDA-G3107) 5 cr
  • Anthropological linguistics (LDA-G3108) 5 cr
  • Historical linguistics (LDA-G3109) 5 cr
  • Language contact (LDA-G3110) 5 cr
  • Language evolution (LDA-G3111) 5 cr
  • Field methods: Language description and documentation (LDA-G3112) 5 cr
  •  Language and gender (LDA-G3113) 5 cr
  • Language and writing (LDA-G3114) 5 cr
  • Current topics in General Linguistics (LDA-G3115) 5 cr
  • Current topics in General Linguistics II (LDA-G3116) 5 cr
  • Current topics in General Linguistics III (LDA-G3117) 5 cr

Studies in Language Technology (LDA-T3100) 30 cr

Choose all four:

  • Computational morphology (LDA-T3101) 5 cr
  • Computational syntax (LDA-T3102) 5 cr
  • Computational semantics (LDA-T3103) 5 cr
  • Language Technology Seminar (LDA-T3104) 5 cr

Choose two of the following:

  • Models and algorithms in NLP-applications (LDA-T3105) 5 cr
  • Speech synthesis and recognition (LDA-P3106) 5 cr
  • Introduction to data science (DATA-11001) 5 cr
  • Introduction to machine learning (DATA-11002) 5 cr
  • Advanced course in machine learning (DATA-12001) 5 cr
  • Computational Creativity (DATA-12001) 5 cr
  • String processing algorithms (CSM-12102) 5 cr
  • Corpus clinic (LDA-T3110) 5 cr
  • Research Project (LDA-T3111) 5 cr
  • Teaching assistance (LDA-T3112) 5 cr
  • Current topics in language technology (LDA-T3114) 5 cr
  • Current topics in language technology II (LDA-T3114) 5 cr
  • Current topics in language technology III (LDA-T3115) 5 cr

Studies in Phonetics (DLA-P3100) 30 cr

Choose all four:

  • Speech analysis methods (LDA-P3101) 5 cr
  • Laboratory course in phonetics (LDA-P3102) 5 cr
  • Auditory discrimination and phonetic notation (LDA-P3103) 5 cr
  • Phonetics seminar (LDA-P3104) 5 cr

Choose two of the following:

  • Teaching assistance (LDA-P3105) 5 cr
  • Speech synthesis and recognition (LDA-P3106) 5 cr
  • Speech and language evolution (LDA-P3107) 5 cr
  • Modeling speech production and perception (LDA-P3108) 5 cr
  • Experimental phonetics (LDA-P3109) 5 cr
  • Current topics in phonetics (LDA-P3110) 5 cr
  • Current topics phonetics II (LDA-P3111) 5 cr
  • Current topics phonetics III (LDA-P3112) 5 cr
  • Research project (LDA-P3113) 5 cr
  • Cognitive Modelling (LDA-P3114) 5 cr