LT5401 - Phonetics and Phonology

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20

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

This course covers two areas of the study of sounds of languages, phonetics and phonology, and their relationship. Phonetics, the study of the phonetic properties of speech sounds provides, provides the basis for phonological analysis of the structures and patterns of the sounds in languages. Also covered in the course are the methods of analysis of phonetic and phonological data from a variety of languages.

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

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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