Study unit
2131936 Psycholinguistics, 2-6 Cp  
Code 2131936  Validity 01.01.2018 -
Name Psycholinguistics  Abbreviation 2131936 
Credits 2-6 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeBasic Studies Subject0280 General Linguistics 
ClassStudy Unit  Hours  
Study right   Grading0-5 
Recommended scheduling 
Organisation Foreign Languages and Translation Studies (J) 

Michael Rießler 

Learning outcomes 

The student is able to apply the basic concepts of psycholinguistics to linguistic analysis.


History of psycholinguistics, theories of language processing and methods for its research. Psycholinguistic experiments, their design and evaluation.

Modes of study 

Lectures 12 h, reading material 67 h, exam 2 h. For extra credits 27–81 h of independent work (essay writing).

Evaluation criteria 




Further information 

Language of tuition: English


Letter (J, K) in front of the name of the course/exam indicates the campus on which teaching or exam takes place: J = Joensuu, K = Kuopio.

Present and future teaching
No teaching

Future exams
No exams