Courses

Course title:Lexicology and stylistics
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Department:Department of English and American Studies
Course code:KAA / 1LEXS
Credits:4
Semester:Summer
Level of study:Bc.
Format of study:Lecture 1 [Hours/Week], Seminar 1 [Hours/Week]
Name of the lecturer:Mgr. Renáta Tomášková, Dr. (G)
Language:English
ISCED F broad:Arts and humanities
Annotation:The course introduces students to the essentials of lexicology as the field focusing on the vocabulary as a dynamic system of interrelated units and presents stylistics as one of text linguistic fields; it provides an account of basic terminology of both disciplines. The work in the seminars is dominated by lexical and stylistic analyses of authentic English texts of different language varieties and text types and includes also an English-Czech contrastive view.