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LING423 Special Topic: Language Processing

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
Paper code LING423
Subject Linguistics
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2019 have not yet been set
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Limited to
BA(Hons), GDipSLT, PGDipArts
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.

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Not offered in 2019

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system