Phonetics of Indigenous Languages
LING 211 - B1 Instructor: Benjamin V. Tucker
University of Alberta | Summer Term 2013 | Lecture
Registration will open on Bear Tracks on February 15th.
Class Number: TBA
Class Components: Lecture (Required)
Campus: Main Campus
Notes: Prerequisite: LING 101 or LING 111.
Recognizing, transcribing and producing speech sounds using the International Phonetic Alphabet; problems in phonetic analysis, elementary acoustic phonetics, techniques for describing the sound system of Canadian Indigenous languages.
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What previous students have said about this class:
I was happy with the content of the course, it will help me to better speak and write in my language.
Very useful for the preservation of cultural and traditional practices.
It was very interesting and helps with understanding sound and how it relates to language and language archiving, transcribing.