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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 (provisional):John Harris
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:The module is designed to cover advanced issues in phonological theory, including recent developments. Sample topics include: tone, vowel harmony, reduplication, syllables and feet, learning biases, phonotactics, variation and gradience, frequency effects, English phonology, and loanword phonology.  
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 timetable: 
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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Last updated:2017-09-20 12:53:14 by uclyjoh