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Phonetics and Phonology - LNGS2601

Year - 2020

Phonetics is the study of the physical properties of human speech. Phonology is the study of the representation and organization of sound in human language. This unit introduces students to these two core fields within linguistics, while also offering a brief overview of the phonetic and phonological diversity found in the world's languages. Basic phonological patterns are explored and students are given hands on practice in analysing these patterns.

2x1hr lecture/week, 1x 1hr tutorial/week

5x500wd assignment (60%), 1x2hr final exam (30%), participation (10%)


6 credit points of 1000 level in Linguistics


LNGS2620 or LNGS2621


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Linguistics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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