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180158 KO MEi:CogSci Linguistics Discussion (2018W)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie
Continuous assessment of course work

1.Termin (Vorbesprechung): Mo 1. Oktober 2018, 9:00
HS 2i d. Inst. f. Philosophie, NIG, 2. Stock

Weitere Termine werden bei der Vorbesprechung bekannt gegeben!



max. 25 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 10.10. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 24.10. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 07.11. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 28.11. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 12.12. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 09.01. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock
Wednesday 23.01. 17:30 - 19:30 Hörsaal 2i NIG 2.Stock


Aims, contents and method of the course

Introduction to linguistics with special emphasis on questions of interest to cognitive science.

Linguistics within the cognitive sciences, theoretical models within linguistics, exercises on phonetics/phonology/morphology/syntax/semantics, psycho- and neurolinguistics, embodiment of grammar

Assessment and permitted materials

Homework for each session, presentation of the answers to problem sets and questions (approx 10 min), participation in the discussion

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Grading scheme:You can receive the maximum of 24 Points.
24,23,22 --> "sehr gut" (1)
21,20,19 --> "gut" (2)
18,17,16 --> "befriedigend" (3)
15,14,13 --> "genügend" (4)
12 points or less --> "nicht genügend" (5), i.e. you failed the course.

You can receive the points in the folliwng way:
1st session: 4 points participation in the discussion
Session 2-6 each: homework presentation 3 points + 1 point participation in the discussion

Examination topics

exercises, lectures, discussion, reading of classical introductory material

Reading list

Required texts will be provided.

Supplementary reading: English sections of Rothmayr, Antonia. 2016. Linguistik für die Kognitionswissenschaft. Tübingen: Narr.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:36