Speech Sounds and Prosodic Patterns
Students will be able to listen analytically to speech and identify a wide range of speech sounds and prosodic patterns found in English.
Students will be able to use standard transcription systems to represent English speech sounds and discuss some of the limitations of those systems.
Speech Analysis Software
Students will know how to use speech analysis software to investigate English speech sounds.
Students will understand the theoretical principles underlying the classification and description of English speech sounds and prosodic patterns of English.
Segmental and Prosodic Phonology of English
Students will be able to describe and analyze at an intermediate level major features of the segmental and prosodic phonology of English.