Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Computational Linguistics & Phonetics Fachrichtung 4.7 Universität des Saarlandes

Speech Science

Vorlesung: Phonetik, 1. + 2. Studienabschnitt

Leitung: Jürgen Trouvain
Ort: Geb. C7.2, R. 5.09
Zeit: Di. 10-12 Uhr; Do. 10-12 Uhr
Beginn: 20.10.2009
Geeignet für: B.Sc./B.A.

Together with the accompanying two-hour exercise session (Übung) this course gives an overview of the three main areas of Speech Science: speech production, the acoustic structure of speech and speech-sound perception. The topics covered include the anatomy and physiology of speech-sound production; articulation and the symbolic representation of speech; theories of speech-production control; the source-filter model of speech production and the acoustic properties of sound classes; the ear and hearing physiology, theories of speech-sound and speech perception.

Borden, G.L., Harris, K.S. & Raphael, L.J. Speech Science Primer. Physiology, Acoustics and Perception of Speech. (3rd edition). Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins, 1994. Kent, R.D. The Speech Sciences. San Diego, London: Singular Publishing Group, 1997

Completion of exercises and final exam.

Stellung im Studienplan
BA / Magister Phonetics; M.Sc Program: Core Course SS&T.
Standard time slot 1st semester.

M.Sc. 6 LP; Phonetik 6 SP.