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Richard A. Wright
LING 554
Seattle Campus

Advanced Linguistic Phonetics

Individual and joint projects on selected topics in theoretical and experimental phonetics. Topics may include articulatory timing, the phonetics phonology interface, and constraints and constraint interaction. Prerequisite: LING 450 or LING 452. Offered: Sp.

Class description

Winter 2006 This seminar covers advanced topics in speech perception and speech production as they relate to social and lexical factors.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Seminar lecture and lab.

Recommended preparation

Previous coursework in phonetic theory, acoustic phonetics, sociolinguistics, and experimental design. Basics will not be reviewed. A familiarity with basic statistical concepts recommended.

Class assignments and grading

readings, term project

class participation, term project: library research, experimental design, measurement, analysis of data


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Richard A. Wright
Date: 12/18/2006