School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies

This information is for the 2016 academic year. See information for LALS 513 in 2015.

LALS-513 – The Pronunciation of English

Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:Linguistics & Applied LanguageRestrictions:None

Study of the phonological systems of English with a focus on using this knowledge for the preparation of teaching materials and assisting learners' language use.

Tuition Fees

2015: domestic $886.80     international $2,346.60

Set Text:

Rogerson-Revell, Pamela 2011. English Phonology and Pronunciation Teaching. London: Continuum.

In addition to the above, readings will be set each week. These will be available to download on Blackboard.

Recommended Reading:

Cruttenden, Alan. (2008). Gimson’s Pronunciation of English. 7th edition. London: Arnold.

Derwing, T., & Munro, M. (2015). Pronunciation fundamentals: Evidence-based perspectives for L2 teaching and research (Language learning and language teaching; 42).

Trimester 1 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
10576 (L1) 2 Mar – 5 Apr 2015Thu1200 - 1400Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108Sasha Calhoun
20 Apr – 7 Jun 2015Thu1200 - 1400Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]108
10619 (L1) 2 Mar – 1 Jul 2015tba [Distance (NZ)] Sasha Calhoun

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.