Current courses

Courses taught at the School of English:

  • ENGL1035 Language crimes
  • ENGL2141Doing discourse analysis
  • ENGL3041Senior colloquium in English studies (capstone experience)
  • LCOM1004Introduction to pragmatics
  • LCOM2002Language in the workplace
  • LCOM2008Health communication, 'healthy' communication

As part of a new MMedSc course in genetic counselling at the Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, HKU

  • OBGY6600 Principles of Genetic Counselling
  • OBGY6600 Risk calculations and effective communication in genetic counselling

Previously taught courses

Over the years I taught a number of courses on pragmatics and discourse analysis, including:

  • LING1003 Language, Thought and Culture
  • LING2022 Pragmatics
  • LING2023 Discourse Analysis
  • LING3003 Linguistic Field Trip (St. Petersburg, December 2004)
  • LING6001 Research Methods in Linguistics (co-taught with other members of the department)
  • LING6015 Discourse and Conversation