The Course


Morphology is a branch of linguistics which deals with the study of morphemes and the internal structure of words. This course in Morphology is to help 3rd year students with the major terms and tools in the analysis and classification of morphemes as well as words. It aims at exploring the intricate structure of words.

The period of the course is roughly thirty weeks. The first fifiteen weeks is devoted to the investigation of morphemes, their types and variations, and also how they are combined to form words. The second deals with words, lexemes, processes of word formation and the inflectional paradigm
By the end of the course, students are expected to identify morphemes and morpheme types, analyse words into their component morphemes, be acquainted with word formation processes, and the inflectional paradigm.
Course details

Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (FHSS )
Department: Department of English Language (DENG)
Course title: English Morphology
Course code: ENM7518
Language: English
Location: FHSS
Period: 2014-2015
Lecturer: Elham Majeed Qadir
eMail: ilham.majeed@koyauniversity.org
Support: Office Hours 12-14 or by appointment
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Entry level skills

The student must be able to read various provided sources in English and write short essays and participate in class discussions.