Units of Study
LNGS2615 - Language, Brain and Mind
Semester 2, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Monika Bednarek
Phone: +61 2 9036 7201
We will discuss current findings in the field of psycholinguistics. How is language represented and processed or computed by the brain. We will look at experimental work considering the methods and results in an effort to understand the apparent ease with which language is used in everyday life as well as considering the implications of psycholinguistic research for linguistic theory. Topics discussed: language and the brain, speech perception, the mental lexicon and lexical retrieval, sentence and discourse comprehension, language production, language and cognition, nativism.
1x3000wd research paper (50%), 1x2000wd mid-term paper (30%), 1x1000wd book review (20%)
12 credit points from (LNGS1001, LNGS1002, LNGS2620 and LNGS2621)
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for LNGS2615
|Class||Language, Brain and Mind|
|Session||Semester 2 2014|
|Location||Quadrangle Building, History Room S223 A14|
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