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Module code:PLIN1102 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology B
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser (provisional):Dr James White
Organiser's location:Chandler House
Available for students in Year(s):1
Module prerequisites:PLIN1101 Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology A or equivalent 
Module outline:A continuation of PLINP101. The course introduces the concept of phonemic transcription and discusses the features of connected speech in English. Teature representations of segments are introduced and the concept of formal phonological rules and underlying representations are discussed. An introduction to acoustics and speech perception. 
Module aims:To provide a basic introduction to phonological concepts and to the acoustics of speech and hearing, and speech perception. 
Module objectives:- to enable students to develop skills in phonemic transcription of English, which will be used in later courses in English phonology - to introduce phonological concepts - to relate phonetic concepts to physical descriptions of speech 
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Module timetable: 
Module assessment:Departmental test (90 minutes) 50.00%
Portfolio of coursework 50.00% 
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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Last updated:2017-08-02 15:52:51 by ucjuar1