Explores word order and time in language processing.
This paper concerns language processing: how humans comprehend (and produce) language in real time. The first part of the paper focuses on word/constituent ordering and performance-based theories thereof, and the second part focuses on expectation and alignment with others in processing.
|Paper title||Special Topic: Language Processing|
|Teaching period||First Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,098.05|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,352.87|
- Limited to
- BA(Hons), GDipSLT, PGDipArts
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of English and Linguistics website
- Teaching staff
- Convenor and Lecturer: Dr Hunter Hatfield
Lecturer: Dr Simon Overall
- Paper Structure
- The paper focuses on reading and discussing primary research on language processing.
Assessment is based upon presentations of research papers, as well as student-written research proposals.
- You will read a collection of articles available through the library.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Critical thinking, Research.
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- Learning Outcomes
- This paper focuses on reading, working through and presenting typically very difficult primary research on language processing.