FON1134 - Statistics for Phoneticians


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours

Course content

The course offers an introduction to statistical data processing with a special focus on collection, description and interpretation of phonetic data. Using basic statistical terms as a starting point, the course will treat a number of parametric and nonparametric procedures for the statistical analysis of experimental data.

Learning outcome

After the course the participants
- have knowledge about basic statistical terms
- have obtained an understanding of quantitative analysis of experimental-phonetic results
- are able to perform basic statistical analyses

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, group instructions and exercises with supervision. The course may be taught in English or Norwegian.
Mandatory exercises must be approved before the student may sit the written exam.

Compulsory assignments

  • 7-9 written assignments

Further on evaluation

In special cases, students can send an application to the Department for an oral exam instead of a written exam.
If the candidate does not pass the exam there is no need to deliver new assignments in order to qualify for another first retry.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Will be announced at the beginning of term.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
FON1109 15.0 2015-09-01
HFFON109 15.0 2015-09-01
ST0202 7.5 2015-09-01


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 2018-12-07 09:00
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.