Course Title : Psycholinguistics
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
ELL 431-1 D 1 4 0 0 4.00 6
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description
Objectives
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Introduction, main concepts of psycholinguistics, its relation to other sciences
2The nature of language competence
3The biological basis of language, brain and language
4Language acquisition, speech perception
5Words and Meaning
6Understanding and processing the sentences
7Ambiguos sentences
8Midterm Exam
9Words and their meaning; text and the speech
10The speaker; language expression
11The listener; language comprehension
12Recognition, identification and use of the words
13Language and reading in psychological aspect
14Remembering sentences
15Speech processing and the conversations development
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Recognize and analyze the main issues in speeches, word recognition, sentence processing, text and acquisition of language and literacy
2Recognize and analyze the main processes involved in word recognition, sentence processing, interpretation of the text as well as in reading acquisition
3Develop proposals for specific research issues in psycholinguistics based on general knowledge and psycholinguistics method
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects115
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade45
Contribution of final examination to overall grade55
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14342
Assignments 11212
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11515
Other 188
Total Work Load 151
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 6.04
ECTS 6

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