FON3302 - Current Topics in Phonetics


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2017/2018

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 2 weeks

Course content

This course covers different current topics in phonetics; course content may vary from year to year.

Learning outcome

After the course the participants:
- are familiar with current research issues in phonetics
- have acquired knowledge of relevant phonetic literature
- have obtained a deeper understanding of and experience with different phonetic investigation methods
- are able to present phonetic research questions and convey the results of advanced phonetic investigations

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, group instructions and laboratory exercises with supervision. The course may be taught in English or Norwegian, depending on who is teaching it.
Obligatory exercises must be approved before the student may sit the take-home exam.

Compulsory assignments

  • 3-5 laboratory exercises

Further on evaluation

The size of the home exam depends partly on the subject, but is usually between 10-20 pages (line spacing 1.5). 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
HFFON310 15.0


Detailed timetable


Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Statuskode Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100
Spring ORD Home 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.