Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024
Western Main Campus

Linguistics 2247A/B


An introduction to the analysis of sound systems of languages. Includes discussion of the basic units of sound, their patterns of distribution and alternation. Topics to be covered are: articulatory phonetics, acoustic phonetics, distinctive feature theory, the writing of rules to describe phonological patterns. The generative framework will be emphasized.

Prerequisite(s): Anthropology 1027A/B or Linguistics 2288A/B.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i   CATEGORY B i  
Subject Code: LINGUIST

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