PHONOLOGY: PATTERNS OF SOUNDS

LIN3PHY

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students are introduced to phonology, which is the study of both the sound patterns present in the world's languages and of the mental representations of these sound patterns. Major aspects of modern phonological theory will be covered, including phonemic analysis, feature theory, syllables, stress, and intonation.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMarija Tabain

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesAll assignments, with much guidance given individually to students according to the project chosen. Students will work together to share resources (e.g. if a collectively generated database is used for the assignment).

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LIN2PHP, LIN2SOL or subject co-ordinator's approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsLIN3LTY

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Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Introducing Phonology.

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorHayes, B.

Year2009

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PublisherCHICHESTER, UK: WILEY-BLACKWELL

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Understanding Phonology

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorGussenhoven, C. & Jacobs, H.

Year2017

Edition/VolumeFourth edition

PublisherLONDON: HODDER ARNOLD.

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Introducing Phonology.

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorOdden, D.

Year2005

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PublisherCAMBRIDGE: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS.

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An Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorClark, J., Yallop, C. & Fletcher, J.

Year2007

Edition/VolumeThird edition

PublisherOXFORD: BLACKWELL.

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Apply phonological concepts to the analysis of data
02. Appraise the importance of phonology for descriptive and theoretical linguistics
03. Explain, apply and critique linguistic arguments in relation to a phonological problem or issue orally.
04. Explain, apply and critique linguistic arguments in relation to a phonological problem or issue in writing.

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