Stylistics and Analysis of Text
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Course title in Estonian
Stilistika ja teksti analüüs
Course title in English
Stylistics and Analysis of Text
ECTS credits
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lecturer of 2021/2022 Spring semester
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
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Course aims
To study the potential of Russian stylistics and to analyse texts of different genres.

Brief description of the course
Features of different genres. Genres and styles in the Russian language. Aesthetic structure of texts, semantic connection in language. Category of addressee, communication situations. Category of author, authorship of a text. Rhetoric and stylistics of a text. Two main properties of a text - integrity and coherence. Style and norms. Stylistic and historical possibilities of modern text analysis. Concept of individual style. Practical stylistics usage. Autonomous work: essays, project work, practical stylistics exercises.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
Comprehends the style and genres of texts;
Is able to conduct stylistic analysis of a text;
Is able to use proper stylistic means.

Lekt. Natalia Tšuikina, PhD