Linguistics of Speech Science
This program is for students who are seeking an introduction to theory and research in the study of speech science.
Certificate program approval must be obtained from the Department of Linguistics. An overall cumulative CGPA of 3.0 is required for program approval.
After a student has completed 60 credits, a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of not less than 2.25 is required for continuance in the certificate program. Students whose CGPA falls below 2.25 cannot enroll in any upper division LING courses. After their CGPA is restored to 2.25, students must meet with the departmental advisor to redeclare into the program.
Students complete a total of 18 units including all of
Introduces the scientific study of speech, focusing on the mechanisms of speech production and perception, the ways in which speech is described and analyzed, the relationship between speech and technology, and the practical applications of phonetic science. Breadth-Social Sci/Science.
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2220, Burnaby
and two of
Introduces theories of sentence structure. Prerequisite: LING 222 and any lower division W course.
Advanced training in speech sound description and analysis in the impressionistic and instrumental modes. Prerequisite: LING 330.
Explores language as a system of the human brain, including specific topics such as the neuroanatomy and neurophysiology of language; language production, perception and processing; bilingualism, language learning and brain plasticity; and aphasia, dyslexia, deafness and sign languages. Prerequisite: 12 units of upper division linguistic courses.
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
RCB 5118, Burnaby
A maximum of six units may be transferred from outside of Simon Fraser University toward this certificate.