List of Courses (Ph.D.Linguistics)

Courses Description

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Linguistics (English Program)

 

Plan 1.1

804101  Seminar on Buddhist University and Thai Society                             (3)(3-0-6)

Seminar on the  important aspects of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya Universitystarting from the development of educational management that is related to Thai society that is concerned withproducing graduates and research, developing and supporting Buddhism as well as giving an academic service to society, upholding art and culture, managing Buddhist education, integrating it with modern sciences, developing the mind and society, producing graduates to have a desirable characteristic, organizing the International Day of Vesak, and conducted with other works designated by the University, including the tendency of development towards the University that is supposed to occur in the future.

808 701  Religious Linguistics                                                                    (3)(3-0-6)

Study the word, style and meaning used in Buddhism. The way in using language that appears in Tipitakabased on linguistics.

808 703 Phonetic and Phonological Studies                                                (3)(3-0-6)

Study and analyze the selected topics on Phonetics and Phonology at the present time. The elements of Phonetics that has an effect on finding the linguistic conclusion.

808 705Seminar on Morphology and Syntax                                               (3)(3-0-6)

Seminar on linguistic concept and theory concerning word formation and sentence both of English and Thai language by combining, reducing, increasing and changing the position of morpheme, including the word formation based on concept and theory of Transformational Generative Grammar.

 

808 807 Seminar on Research Methodology                                               (3)(3-0-6)

Seminar on the problem and basic concept in making linguistic knowledge, including concept and empirical research process, making theory, model, research design, analyzing data and research interpretation in order to develop linguistic theory.

000 906 Buddhist Meditation                                                                   (3)(3-0-6)

Study the principle of Buddhist Meditation from the Tipitaka, way of practicing Buddhist Meditation in Vimuttimagga scripture and Visuttdimaggascripture  as well as the method of practicing Buddhist Meditation of different schools in Thailand that emphasizes theory and practice.

800 200 Dissertation         54   credits

Study and propose the result of research that has the essence on linguistics that can apply in Buddhist activity under the supervision, suggestion of dissertation advisors that students have to follow the rules and regulations of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya Universityon the procedure and format of dissertation proposal.

 

 

Plan 2.1

  1. Required subjects
    • Required subjects consist of 9 credits

804101  Seminar on Buddhist University and Thai Society                             (3)(3-0-6)

Seminar on the  important aspects of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya Universitystarting from the development of educational management that is related to Thai society that is concerned with producing graduates and research, developing and supporting Buddhism as well as giving an academic service to society, upholding art and culture, managing Buddhist education, integrating it with modern sciences, developing the mind and society, producing graduates to have a desirable characteristic, organizing the International Day of Vesak, and conducted with other works designated by the University, including the tendency of development towards the University that is supposed to occur in the future.

 

808 701  Religious Linguistics                                                                    (3)(3-0-6)

Study the word, style and meaning used in Buddhism. The way in using language that appears in theTipitakabased on linguistics.

808 702 Advanced Concept and Theory of Linguistics3                                 3(3-0-6)

Study and analyze the linguistic concepts and theories of linguists in the past and present emphasizing the work of Norm Chomsky and NidaEngin.

 

808 706 Advanced Research Methodology in Linguistics                                3(3-0-6)

Study and analyze philosophy and basic concept to make linguistic knowledge, creating theory, model, hypothesis stipulation, research design, data collection, random and data analysis, research interpretation in order to develop linguistic theory.

1.2 Required subjects with non-credits consist of 18 credits

808 703 Phonetic and Phonological Studies                                               (3)(3-0-6)

Study and analyze the selected topics on Phonetics and Phonology at the present time.  The elements of Phonetics that has an effect on finding the linguistic conclusion.

 

808 704 Current Trends in Syntax and Semantics                                        (3)(3-0-6)

Study the research work and article on Syntax and Semantics, important ideas of linguists concerning the relation between Syntax and Semantics in different aspects

 

808 805 Seminar on Comparative and Historical Linguistics                            (3)(3-0-6)

Take a comparative study between English and Thai language or other languages in Southeast Asia, including division of language group, changing and evolution of the language in the same family.

808 806 Sociolinguistics and Language Planning                                          (3)(3-0-6)

Study the use of sociolinguistics, relation between speakers of different languages or the use of different languages according to the situations in society, including cause and effect of bilingual speaking for the result in planning the language usage that is appropriate to different activities that emphasize the languages in Southeast Asia.

808 807 Seminar on Research Methodology                                               (3)(3-0-6)

Seminar on the problem and basic concept in making linguistic knowledge, including concept and empirical research process, making theory, model, research design, analyzing data and research interpretation in order to develop linguistic theory.

000 906 Buddhist Meditation                                                                   (3)(3-0-6)

Study the principle of Buddhist Meditation from the Tipitaka, way of practicing Buddhist Meditation in Vimuttimagga scripture and Visuttdimaggascripture  as well as the method of practicing Buddhist Meditation of different schools in Thailand that emphasizes theory and practice.

 

1.3 Required subjects with non-credits for the students who do not have linguistic background or have never studied those subjects have to study these basic subjects with non-credits.

808 911 Basic Linguistics                                                                         (3)(3-0-6)

Study the meaning of language and linguistics, concept and linguistic theory consisting of sound, word and sentencesystem, including studying the linguistic work of important linguistic thinkers.

808 912 Linguistic Approach to English                                                      (3)(3-0-6)

Study the structure of English using in speaking and writing.

  1. Major subjectsconsist of 9 credits

808 808 Phonological Analysis                                                                 3(3-0-6)

Analytical study of the sound system of language, method to find phonemes based on information from the language analyzed, emphasizing English and Thai language.

808 809 Morphological Analysis                                                               3(3-0-6)

Analytical study of sound system, method to find morphemes based on information from the language analyzed, emphasizing English and Thai language.

808 910 Grammatical and Semantic Analysis                                              3(3-0-6)

Analytical study of relation on structure and meaning of the language that is used at the degree of word, phrase and sentence.

  1. Elective subjects consist of 6 credits

808 913 Linguistics and Language Teaching                                                3(3-0-6)

Study the principle and theory of learning of mother tongue language and second language, language proficiency test, preparation of language teaching aids, use of communications language in society, and problem in learning of second language.

808 914 Linguistics and Translation                                                           3(3-0-6)

Study of how to bring linguistic theory to be the guideline in translation of languages and comparison of translation process of humans and computer.

808 915 Seminar on Southeast Asia linguistics                                             3(3-0-6)

Study the characteristics of each language family in Southeast Asia, i.e.  Tai, Austroasiatic, Sino-Tibetan, Hmong-Yoa and Austronesian family emphasizing the study of specific and common characteristics and relation of these languages on different aspects.

808 916 Seminar on Computational Linguistics                                           3(3-0-6)

Study the data processing of computer language, language translation by computer, creating knowledge database to search for information and communications among humans by computer.

808 917 Seminar on Dialectology                                                             3(3-0-6)

Study the historical, comparative, social, historical and geographical language variations, emphasizing dialects in Southeast Asia.

808 918 Directed Research                                                                      3(3-0-6)

Linguistic research on the title designated by advisors and students together.

 

808 919 Selected Semantics                                                                    3(3-0-6)

Study the research work and Syntax and Semantic article, important opinions of linguists concerning the relation between Syntax and Semantics on different aspects.

808 920 Seminar on Sociolinguistics in the Professions                                 3(3-0-6)

Study an applicationon Sociolinguistics to the people in society who have different occupations, educational communications, medication, advertising, public relation, and law.

808 921 Language Contact and Language Change                                       3(3-0-6)

Study the changing process of language based on official language or foreign language, influence of official language towards the language of minority people.

808 922 Psycholinguistics                                                                        3(3-0-6)

Study and search for linguistics concerning ppsychology by way of bringing  of linguistic theory for explanation in learning the language and an inside conflict of  the learner who speaks many languages.

  1. Dissertation consists of 36 credits

Study and propose the result of research that has the essence on linguistics that can apply in Buddhist activity under the supervision, suggestion of dissertation advisors that students have to follow the rules and regulations of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University on the procedure and format of dissertation proposal.

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