Information for module PLIN2101
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|Module code:||PLIN2101(Add to my personalised list)|
|Title:||Phonology of English|
|Division:||Division of Psychology and Language Sciences|
|Module organiser:||Dr Joanna Przedlacka|
|Organiser's location:||Rm 302, Chandler House|
|Available for students in Year(s):||2,3,|
|Module prerequisites:||PLIN1101 Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology B or an equivalent introduction to the field.|
|Module outline:||Gaining an awareness of patterns underlying the surface detail of English phonetics. Developing an understanding of how the taxonomic-phonemic and the generativist approaches to phonology may be applied to English and of their strengths and weaknesses in handling the data.|
|Module aims:||- A sound understanding of the patterns, regularities and structures underlying the surface detail of English phonetics|
- Critical awareness of different approaches to phonology, as applied to English, through detailed study of selected phenomena
- Awareness of the distinctive phonetic and phonological characteristics of RP, compared with other varieties of English.
|Module objectives:||We will study selected rules of English phonology. Rival approaches to phonology will be discussed.|
|Key skills provided by module:|
|Module assessment:||1 essay 50.00%.|
Weekly assignments 50.00%.
|Notes:||available as an option module (numbers permitting); UCL students can register on Portico, intercollegiate students should contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Taking this module as an option?:||Available as an option module|
|Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only)||http://moodle.ucl.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=1958|
|Last updated:||2012-09-18 21:21:35 by|