Sounds of Language

Sounds of Language
Introduction to the description and analysis of speech sounds.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesFor Fall 2013 & forward admits, Ling 201.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining LING 210
Course Outcomes

Transcribe and Describe

Transcribe and give articulatory descriptions for common speech sounds of the world's languages, including those of English.

Explain Processes

Explain common phonetic processes.

Analyze Data

Complete basic phonological analyses using knowledge of:

  1. the phonemic principle
  2. the content and organization of phonological features, and
  3. the elements of prosody (syllable, stress, etc).