Study unit
2132047 Neurolinguistics, 3-6 Cp  
Code 2132047  Validity 01.01.2018 -
Name Neurolinguistics  Abbreviation 2132047 
Credits 3-6 Cp Date of expiry  
TypeIntermediate 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 understands the basics of language impairments and their linguistic research.


Neuroanatomy of language; modularity; speech perception and auditory processing; morphological pro-cessing; word and sentence recognition; discourse processing.

Modes of study 

Lectures 12 h, reading and other work in preparation for the lectures 67 h, exam 2 h. For extra credits in-dependent work (essay writing) 27-81 h.

Teaching methods 

Active participation in the lectures, reading. Essay writing for extra credits.

Study materials 

Ingram 2007: Neurolinguistics

Evaluation criteria 

Exam and optional essay.


Professor, General Linguistics



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