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This module is available for 2017/18

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Module code:PLING213 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Advanced Phonological Theory B
Credit value:15
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser (provisional):
Organiser's location:Chandler House
Available for students in Year(s):
Module prerequisites:Familiarity with intermediate phonology and general phonetics. 
Module outline: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 aims:- To introduce participants to the current primary literature in phonology. - To provide further training in how to construct and present analyses of phonological data.  
Module objectives:Intended learning outcomes: - Enhanced ability to construct and present analyses of phonological data. - Ability to understand and critically evaluate the current primary literature.  
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Module timetable: 
Module assessment: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:2017-03-03 06:43:08 by uclysda