Linguistics and English Language

Timetable of lecture and tutorial topics

Topics of lectures and tutorials in LEL1A and LEL1B, week-by-week

LEL1B

The timetable for LEL1B lectures, with information about lecturers and locations, is available in the LEL1B handbook:

LEL1B handbook  

 

LEL1A

Week (commencing)

Monday Lecture - Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 5 

Tuesday Lecture - Appleton Tower Lecture Theatre 5

Thursday Lecture - Lecture Theatre Lecture Theatre 5

Tutorial

1

(16/09/2019)

Introduction and Overview

Introduction

Chris Cummins,  Graeme Trousdale, Pavel Iosad, Susan Hermiston

Overview - Animal Communication

Simon Kirby

Overview - Design features of language

Nik Gisborne

No tutorial

2

(23/09/2019)

Phonetics and Phonology 

Introducing Phonetics

Warren Maguire

Structure of Speech Sounds

Warren Maguire

Articulatory classification of consonants

Warren Maguire

Tutorial 1

3

(30/09/2019)

Phonetics and Phonology 

Transcribing consonants

Warren Maguire

Articulatory classification of vowels

Warren Maguire

Transcription of vowels

Warren Maguire

Tutorial 2

4

(07/10/2019)

Morphology and syntax 

Word Classes

Nik Gisborne

Nouns

Nik Gisborne

The noun phrase

Nik Gisborne

Tutorial 3

5

(14/10/2019)

Syntax and Morphology 

Consistency and hierarchical structure

Nik Gisborne

Morphology: Key Concepts and glossing

Bert Remijsen

Morphology: Types of Morphenes

Bert Remijsen

Tutorial 4

6

(21/10/2019)

Morphology / Feedforward

Inflection and derivation

Bert Remijsen

Typology

Bert Remijsen

Writing a linguistics assignment

Caroline Heycock

Tutorial 5

7

(28/10/2019)

Sociolinguistics

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Tutorial 6

8

(04/11/2019)

Sociolinguistics

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Language History and Variation

Warren Maguire

Tutorial 7

9

(11/11/2019)

Discourse in everyday life

"Selfies are for narcissists!"

Sumin Zhao

"I hate small talk!"

Sumin Zhao

"Emojis are ruining language"

Sumin Zhao

Tutorial 8

10

(18/11/2019)

Language acquisition

First language acquisition

Vicky Chondrogianni

Bilingual development

Vicky Chondrogianni

Second language acquisition

Vicky Chondrogianni

Tutorial 9

11

(25/11/2019)

Feedback and feedforward 

Assignment feedbck

Chris Cummins

Data problem workthough

Graeme Trousdale, Pavel Iosad

Data problem workthough

Graeme Trousdale, Pavel Iosad

Tutorial 10