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Module code:PLIN3104(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Advanced Phonological Theory B
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser:Jamie White
Organiser's location:Chandler House
Available for students in Year(s):3,4,
Module prerequisites:Familiarity with intermediate level phonology (e.g. PLIN2108 and PLIN2109) and general phonetics. 
Module outline:An exploration of current developments in phonological theory. 
Module aims:Each year the course selects a topic of current interest in the phonological literature. Topics covered in recent years include: prosodic structure and segmental phonology in English; information in phonology and the speech signal; vowel reduction; consonant lenition; segment deletion. This year’s course will focus on accounting for variation and gradience in phonological theory. 
Module objectives:- To introduce participants to the current primary literature in phonology. - To provide training in how to construct and present analyses of phonological data. 
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Module assessment:1 essay of 4000 words 100.00%. 
Notes:available as an option module (numbers permitting); UCL students can register on Portico, intercollegiate students should contact  
Taking this module as an option?:Available as an option module 
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