800615 VU Psycholinguistic basics with focus on sign language acquisition

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800615
VU Psycholinguistic basics with focus on sign language acquisition
VU 2
3
weekly
annually
German

The students

define the term psycholinguistics;

explain theories and methods about the description of language production, language perception and language acquisition developed in psycholinguistics;

define basic components of the human language production and language perception;

explain methods of analysis and experimental methods;

present an overview of the relevant methods for analyzing empirical data;

discuss different theories about Sign Language(s) acquisition;

develop an understanding of the relationship between language, thinking and worldview.

Definition of Terms

Theories and methods for describing language production, language reception and language acquisition in psycholinguistics, e.g. Willem Levelt's production model, understanding modul of Teun Van Dijk / Walter Kintsch's, language acquisition theories such as nativism, behaviorism, cognitivism, interactionism

Components of human speech production and speech reception, e.g. Conceptualization, formulation, articulation; Memory; Comprehension strategies; Analysis methods and experimental procedures

Methods for analyzing empirical data, e.g. Promiseers, speaking pace, pauses in speaking, duration of discussion, duration of interpretation, speech disorders

Theories on language acquisition

Experiments, e.g. Word association tests (priming), word decision tests, sentence completion tests

Relationship between language, thinking and world view

Lecture, Discussion, Group Work

Report, (writing) Exam

Müller, Horst M. Psycholinguistik – Neurolinguistik. München: Fink (2013)

Rickheit, Gert/Sichelschmidt, Lorenz/Strohner, Hans. Psycholinguistik. 2. Aufl. Tübingen: Stauffenburg (2007)

Rickheit, Gert/Herrmann, Theodor/Deutsch, Werner (Hrsg.). Psycholinguistik / Psycholinguistics (Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (HSK) 24). Berlin: de Gruyter (2003)

knowledge of Austrian sign language (ÖGS) at least level A1

not applicable
to be announced
Mündliche Prüfung: Do 21.01.2021 15:30-17:00 , Seminarraum 102 an der fh-gesundheit; Innrain 98, 6020 Innsbruck
Mündliche Prüfung: Do 28.01.2021 15:30-17:00 , Seminarraum 102 an der fh-gesundheit; Innrain 98, 6020 Innsbruck
Group 0
Date Time Location
Thu 2020-10-08
CANCELED
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-10-15
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-10-22
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-10-29
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-11-05
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-11-12
CANCELED
15.30 - 17.00 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired Präsenztermin
Thu 2020-11-19
15.30 - 17.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2020-11-26
15.30 - 17.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2020-12-03
15.30 - 17.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2020-12-10
15.30 - 17.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2020-12-17
15.30 - 17.00 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2021-01-07
15.30 - 18.30 eLecture - online eLecture - online
Thu 2021-01-14
15.30 - 18.30 eLecture - online eLecture - online