ACOUSTIC PHONETICS OF ITALIAN AND ENGLISH

Second cycle degree in LINGUISTICS

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: MARIA GRAZIA BUSA'

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 9


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of phonetic and phonological theories
Course unit contents: The course introduces students to the concepts, terminology and tools needed for an understanding of English pronounciation and the differences between the phonetic-phonological systems of Italian and English. It explains the basic mechanisms for sound production and introduces students to speech acoustics and speech perception.