99年第1學期-0158 語音學入門 課程資訊

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選課分析

本課程名額為 35人,已有13人選讀,尚餘名額22人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
class participation 40
mid-term exam 30
Final exam 30

授課教師

郭士行

教育目標

Introduction to Linguistics aims to: 1. Enable a better understanding of the production of English sounds and thus help the students be more proficient in their pronunciation of English. 2. Provide a good background for students interested in taking further linguistics courses, courses in Teaching English as Foreign Language, language pathology, communication studies, or other related courses. 3. Give the students’ an opportunity to discover more about the workings of the human mind and the ways in which human thought and language interact. 4. Develop the students’ analytical skills and encourage precision and accuracy in the study of speech.

課程概述

This course provides an introductory overview of phonetics. Its focus is how language sounds are described as a reflection of the structure of the human mind. The following topics are covered: articulation, phonetic transcription, English vowels and consonants, suprasegmental features.

課程資訊

參考書目

A Course in Phonetics by Peter Ladefoged, 5th ed.