Faculty of Arts
A continuation of LINGUIST 201, introducing a more theoretical approach to phonology including distinctive feature theory, syllable theory, metrical phonology, autosegmental phonology, lexical phonology. Issues are explored in the context of a constraint-based approach to phonology. Includes a practical component in which theories are applied to language data.
Kager, René. 1999. Optimality Theory. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Coursework and exam
LINGUIST 301: 15.0 points