LING 512 - Phonetics
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Linguistics (LING)
Department: LSA Linguistics
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With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
LING 313.
Other Course Info:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
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In this course students will learn about the linguistic structure of speech.

The goals of the course are:

  1. to understand how we produce speech, its articulatory and acoustic properties,
  2. to understand how we hear and perceive speech,
  3. to learn about experimental techniques used to examine speech,
  4. to understand principles of phonetic theories and how they guide research into the above questions,
  5. to learn to recognize, transcribe and produce the sounds of the world’s languages.

Course Requirements:

Grading will be based on assignments, phonetic productions and dictations, two exams, and a term paper. Students are expected to actively participate in course discussions.

Intended Audience:

For undergraduates, prerequisites are LING 313 and permission of the instructor. There are no prerequisites for Linguistics graduate students. Graduate students from other departments may be allowed to enroll with permission of the instructor.

Class Format:



LING 512 - Phonetics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
002 (LAB)
8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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