Analysing Discourse: Theories, Methods and Techniques - 6 ECTS

This advanced course is part of the WASS graduate programme in the MSc programmes MME, MID, MDR and MCH, addressing PhD students, graduate students and well-progressed Master students. It provides an overview of different theoretical approaches to discourse analysis and trains students in various techniques for empirical discourse analysis.

Organisator Wageningen School of Social Sciences (WASS)

ma 4 september 2017 tot vr 27 oktober 2017

Locatie Leeuwenborch, building number 201
Hollandseweg 1
6706 KN Wageningen

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of this course students are expected to be able to:

1.     Describe different theoretical approaches to discourse analysis;

2.     Evaluate the application of different discourse theories in empirical research;

3.     Justify methodological choices in empirical discourse analysis and explain their implications;

4.     Apply techniques of discourse analysis to a contemporary research problem;

5.     Critically reflect and assess the process of data analysis and interpretation in discourse analysis. 


More information

Study Handbook