Psycholinguistics - AAA500145
Title: Psycholinguistics
Guaranteed by: Department of the English Language and ELT Methodology (21-UAJD)
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: 0
E-Credits: 5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / 15 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Luca Cilibrasi, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): Luca Cilibrasi, Ph.D.
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Annotation -
Last update: PhDr. Gabriela Brůhová, Ph.D. (23.01.2019)
The course aims at introducing the fundamental aspects of psycholinguistic research, discussing the methods used in psycholinguistics and a summary of the knowledge achieved so far in the field.
Literature -
Last update: PhDr. Gabriela Brůhová, Ph.D. (23.01.2019)

Warren, P. (2012). Introducing psycholinguistics. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK

Specific papers will also be provided during the course. 

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: PhDr. Gabriela Brůhová, Ph.D. (23.01.2019)

Students will be assessed with a midterm test (taking place in week 7), with an oral presentation on one of the topics discussed in the course (taking place in the weeks following the midterm) and with a final written test (the test will take place in the last week, week 13). The total length of the course is 13 weeks (13 interactive lectures of 90 minutes). 

Syllabus -
Last update: PhDr. Gabriela Brůhová, Ph.D. (23.01.2019)

week 1. Psycholinguistics: language and the mind (CH1) 

week 2. Research methods in psycholinguistics (CH1)

week 3. Sentence generation (CH3,4,5)

week 4. Speech perception (CH7)

week 5. Spoken word recognition (CH8)

week 6. Visual word recognition (CH9)

week 7. Midterm exam 

week 8. Syntactic processing (CH10)

week 9. Language and the brain (CH13)

week 10. Neurolinguistic research (CH13)

week 11. Music and language (PDF provided)

week 12. Aphasia (PDF provided) 

week 13. Final exam