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Module code:PLIN3103 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Advanced Phonological Theory A
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser (provisional):Jamie White
Organiser's location:Chandler House
Available for students in Year(s):3, 4
Module prerequisites:Familiarity with intermediate-level phonological theory (e.g. PLIN2103 and PLIN2104) and general phonetics 
Module outline:A discussion of recent 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: OT versus rule-based theories of phonology; markedness theory; reduplication; derivational opacity; first language acquisition and loanwords. 
Module objectives:- To introduce participants to the current primary literature - To provide training in how to construct and present analyses of phonological data 
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Module assessment:Portfolio of coursework (3,000 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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Last updated:2016-08-30 22:51:21 by ucjtcwh