Undergraduate Course: Current Issues in English Phonology (LASC10082)
|School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
|College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
|SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
|Available to all students
|Focusing on selected phenomena in the phonology of Present-day English, this course is specifically concerned with theory issues as they arise in relation to English. Attention is paid in equal parts to matters of representation and derivation; a recurrent theme is the interaction of the phonology with neighbouring disciplines (such as phonetics and morphology).
Information for Visiting Students
|Visiting students should have at least 3 Linguistics/Language Sciences courses at grade B or above (or be predicted to obtain this). We will only consider University/College level courses.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered
| On successful completion of this course, students will be familiar with up-to-date analyses of the major phonological phenomena of English. They will have a critical grasp of current phonological theory, and they will be able to use the basics of such theory as problem-solving tools in the analysis of a range of further phenomena.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Dr Patrick Honeybone
Tel: (0131 6)51 1838
|Ms Stephanie Fong
Tel: (0131 6)50 3961