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 explains the basic mechanisms for sound production and introduces students to speech acoustics and speech perception. The students will learn to read the speech acoustic signal and to use software for acoustic analysis. The course will focus on the differences between the Italian and English phonetic and phonological systems.