LT3212 - Phonetics

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2023/24

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to introduce to students: (i) the basic concepts of phonetics, (ii) the articulatory and prosodic properties of human speech sounds, (iii) the International Phonetic Alphabet (or the IPA symbols) for transcribing speech sounds, and (iv) the phonetic characteristics of English and Chinese.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
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