SL1002 - Introductory Linguistics and Phonetics
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
This subject provides foundation knowledge about linguistics and phonetics, upon which
students will build for future clinical practice. This subject focuses on the transcription
and acquisition of speech sounds as well as on the analysis of the speech sound system.
This subject will also introduce basic concepts of grammar.
- describe the mechanisms involved in the production of speech sounds;
- demonstrate knowledge and skills in the analysis and transcription of the speech sound
- demonstrate knowledge about the acquisition of speech sounds;
- demonstrate knowledge about basic concepts of grammar.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019
||Ms Frances Cochrane
||Ms Louise Brown, Ms Frances Cochrane.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
- 26 hours lectures
- 39 hours tutorials
- assessment and self-directed study
||end of semester exam (40%); quizzes or tests (40%); assignments (20%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||Students must achieve at least 50% in each individual weighted assessment item, and
achieve at least 50% overall in order to pass the subject. Students are required to
attend and actively participate in at least 80% of all scheduled classes.
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement
process, and in case of
minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest