Important information: Plan your schedule!
If you are taking English for Academic Research (ENAEV0) parallel with this course, you need to register online (web registration opens August 10th) to get access to the Mondo site, where you choose Group ACE5.

Course information

By discussing concrete research questions from a theoretical and methodological perspective, this course will offer a broad orientation to contemporary theories and methods in linguistic research. The students will also be given the possibility to deepen their understanding of selected theories and methods and apply these to concrete linguistic data.

Syllabus and application

Schedule and literature list

Please note that the schedule is preliminary until the course starts
Schedule Autumn 2019 | Språkteori och metod Litteraturlista HT19 (194 Kb)


Bernhard Wälchli,


The teaching consists of lectures, guest lectures and seminars.

Instruction language


Prerequisites and special admittance requirements

Admitted to The Master’s Programme in Language Sciences at the Faculty of Humanities, or completed course Linguistics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits, Phonetics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits or Computational Linguistics - Bachelor's course, 30 ECTS credits. Swedish Upper Secondary School course English B/English 6 or equivalent.