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Faculty course: Metaphors in Political, Scientific, and Everyday Discourse, 7.5 Credits

Swedish name: Profilkurs: Metaforer i politiskt, vetenskapligt och vardagligt språkbruk

This syllabus is valid: 2019-01-21 valid to 2023-01-01 (newer version of the syllabus exists)

Course code: 1PK002

Credit points: 7.5

Education level: Second cycle

Main Field of Study and progress level: No main field: Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements

Grading scale: VG Pass with distinction, G Pass, U Fail

Responsible department: Department of Language Studies

Established by: Faculty director of studies, Faculty of arts, 2018-11-05

Required Knowledge

English B/6 and one of the following alternatives:
1) Bachelor’s degree (180 credits)
2) 90 university credits, of which at least 7,5 credits must come from an independent project, or equivalent qualifications


Valid from: 2021 week 1


Semino Elena
Metaphor in discourse
Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press : 2008 : xii, 247 p. :
ISBN: 9780521867306
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Littlemore Jeanette
Metonymy: Hidden shortcuts in language, thought and communication.
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 2015. (242 p.) : 2015 :