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Phonetics and Phonology II (PLIN0074)

Key information

Faculty
Faculty of Brain Sciences
Teaching department
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Credit value
15
Restrictions
N/A

Alternative credit options

There are no alternative credit options available for this module.

Description

This module introduces the concept of phonemic transcription and discusses the features of connected speech in English.

Feature representations of segments are introduced and the concept of formal phonological rules and underlying representations are discussed. An introduction to acoustics and speech perception.

The primary learning objectives are:

  • To enable students to develop skills in phonemic transcription of English, which will be used in later modules in English phonology.
  • To introduce phonological concepts.
  • To relate phonetic concepts to physical descriptions of speech.

 

Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year

Intended teaching term: Term 2     Postgraduate (FHEQ Level 7)

Teaching and assessment

Mode of study
Face-to-face
Methods of assessment
100% Exam (1.5 Hours)
Mark scheme
Numeric Marks

Other information

Number of students on module in previous year
36
Module leader
Who to contact for more information
pals.lingteachingoffice@ucl.ac.uk

Last updated

This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.