This course is a general introduction to psycholinguistics and language acquisition. It covers topics such as the neurobiological basis of language, the mental lexicon, memory, speech production/perception, sentence comprehension, and first/second language acquisition and bilingualism. The course includes a tutorial introducing students to the methods and tools used for quantitative research in psycholinguistics and language acquisition. Suggested companion course: FRE355H5. Formerly LIN258H5.
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