Study unit
2131937 Phonetics and Phonology, 2 Cp  
Code 2131937  Validity 01.01.2019 -
Name Phonetics and Phonology  Abbreviation 2131937 
Credits 2 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) 

Teachers
Name
Jukka Mäkisalo 

Description
Learning outcomes 

Students know and understand the basic phonetic and phonological terminology as well as the key research areas. They are also able to independently conduct simple phonological analyses.

 
Content 

Fundamentals of articulatory, auditory and acoustic phonetics; basic phonological terminology, phonological features, phonological rules, optimality theory.

 
Modes of study 

Lectures 10 h, literature and exercises 42 h, exam 2 h.

 
Teaching methods 

Reading, submission of assignments, (non-compulsory) participation in lectures.

 
Study materials 

Ashby & Maidment: Introducing Phonetic Science, Hayes: Introductory Phonology (or equivalent text-books)

 
Evaluation criteria 

Exam. Exercise grades weighted by amount of credits.

 
Teachers 

University lecturer, General Linguistics

 
Time 

autumn term

 
Campus 

Joensuu

 
Further information 

Language of instruction: English/Finnish

 


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