MAIntroduction to English Psycholinguistics

Credit points: 3
Contact hours: 30
Type: Seminar Classes

Main Instructor

Eva Sicherl, PhD


Eva Sicherl, PhD

Course Description

Students are introduced to the basic tenets of psycholinguistics and selected chapters from this field are dealt with. The focus is on topics connected to cognitive linguistics, particularly language comprehension, language production and cognition as well as interactions appearing between the mother tongue and the second language.

Aitchison, J. 1989. The Articulate Mammal: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics. 3rd edn. London: Routledge.
Aitchison, J. 1987. Words in the Mind: An Introduction to the Mental Lexicon. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.
Gleason, J.B. in N.B. Ratner. 1997. Psycholinguistics. New York: Harcourt Brace College Publishers.
Garman, M.A. 1991. Psycholinguistics. Cambridge: CUP.
Ungerer F. in H.J. Schmid. An Introduction to Cognitive Linguistics. 1996. Harlow, Essex: Addison Wesley Longman Ltd.
Dirven, R. in M. Verspoor. Cognitive Exploration of Language and Linguistics. 1998. Amsterdam, Philadelphia: John Benjamins.