A pass mark for Linguistics 5 Phonology or equivalent course.
In this course we will consider some recent developments in phonological theory. Topics to be discussed will be drawn from feature geometry, dependency phonology and government phonology, with particular attention to their importance for the study of English phonology.
Students become acquainted with a particular theoretical approach to phonology, and apply this to English data.
The timetable will be available by June 1st at the website.
Mode of instruction
Two-hour seminar per week
One in-term written assignment (30%), final written examination (70%).
This course is supported by Blackboard.
Harris, J. (1994). English sound structure. Oxford: Blackwell.
Students should register through uSis. Exchange studentens cannot register through uSis, but must see the director of studies and register with her. If you have any questions, please contact the departmental office, tel. 071 5272144 or mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exchange and Study Abroad students, please see the Study in Leiden website for information on how to apply.
Departmental Office English Language and Culture, P.N. van Eyckhof 4, room 102C. Tel. 071 5272144; mail: email@example.com.
Studentcounsellor Bachelor: Ms. S.H.J. Bollen, P.N. van Eyckhof 4, room 103B.
Coordinator of Studies Master: Ms. K. van der Zeeuw-Filemon, P.N. van Eyckhof 4, room 103C.