24.963 Linguistic Phonetics

Fall 2005

Glottal airflow and output from lips, with respective spectra.
The source-filter model of speech production. (Image by MIT OCW.)

Course Description

This course is a study of speech sounds: how we produce and perceive them and their acoustic properties. It explores the influence of the production and perception systems on phonological patterns and sound change. Acoustic analysis and experimental techniques are also discussed.

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Course Meeting Times

One session / week
3 hours / session