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學生對 莱顿大学 提供的 神奇的人类语言:语言学概论 的評價和反饋

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課程概述

Everywhere, every day, everybody uses language. There is no human society, no matter how small or how isolated, which does not employ a language that is rich and diverse. This course introduces you to linguistics, featuring interviews with well-known linguists and with speakers of many different languages. Join us to explore the miracles of human language! The Miracles of Human Language introduces you to the many-faceted study of languages, which has amazed humans since the beginning of history. Together with speakers of many other languages around the world, as well as with famous linguists such as Noam Chomsky and Adele Goldberg, you will learn to understand and analyse how your native tongue is at the same time similar and different from many other languages. You will learn the basic concepts of linguistics, get to know some of the key features of big and small languages and get insight into what linguists do. This course gives an introduction into the study of languages, the field of linguistics. With the support of the basic linguistic terminology that is offered in the course, you will soon be able to comment both on variety between languages, as well as on a single language’s internal structure. Anyone who wishes to understand how languages work, and how they can give us insight into the human mind is very welcome to join. The course is useful if you want to get a fairly quick introduction into linguistics, for instance because you are considering studying it further, or because you are interested in a neighbouring discipline such as psychology, computer science or anthropology. Furthermore, the course will help you develop analytical skills. If you are curious to understand how language works and how it gives insight into the human mind, this course is definitely for you!...

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DC
2017年9月23日

Extremely informational, well presented, with questions that stimulate reflection. The optional reading material is food for thought. I hope to see more courses from the same professor and University.

DP
2017年1月2日

Excellent! Really enjoyed and learnt a lot. I did not expect such a great content and professionalism in a free course. I am definitely purchasing for the title.\n\nThanks to all the team! Great job!

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476 - 神奇的人类语言:语言学概论 的 500 個評論(共 541 個)

創建者 Pascal W

2019年7月21日

I am essentially learning languages for work or for fun but this course gave me an opportunity to consolidate some knowledge / understanding about languages and across many languages. Excellent!

創建者 SUZANNE R

2017年8月13日

Good introduction to linguistics led by a charming Professor with great enthusiasm for his subject. It was certainly enough to convince me that the study of linguistics is not for me

創建者 Zhibiao Z

2017年4月7日

It's fantastic to have a brief look into the intriguing Linguistics. There's so much to learn. But some of the readings and test might be too difficult and improper for a beginner.

創建者 Sara M A

2018年3月25日

There's just one problem: the exams. The questions and logic behind the answers are not clear enough. It's an excellent course and certainly, it would be relevant to my career.

創建者 Naija1

2020年4月27日

The course was a nice introduction to linguistics, many topics were covered, but not in a very detailed way. I was expecting more examples from different languages.

創建者 Ewa P

2016年8月13日

Interesting way of presenting the basics of linguistics. Helps a lot to organise crucial informatinon in one's memory. Lessons, however, are too similar.

創建者 Jianqiu C

2020年11月17日

Good introduction course for linguistics, although some quiz questions are asked ambiguously and no choises looks right, and no one knows the answer.

創建者 Nata S

2017年11月12日

A very nice introduction, covers a variety of topics that different branches of linguistics study, is not theory-heavy and is quite entertaining.

創建者 William F

2017年6月10日

This is a decent introduction to the field of linguistics that is easy to understand and accessible to those without previous content knowledge.

創建者 Mel

2018年6月25日

A comprehensive introductory course to the study of linguistics. Would be even better if it covers more applied linguistics topics.

創建者 Daniele C R

2016年10月9日

Very nice work on the various fields of Linguistics, high level interviews, but rather laborious and time consuming quizzes.

創建者 Paveen P

2021年1月31日

The only downside is that it was too short. Very informative and I've learned a lot that would prove useful in psychology.

創建者 Liz J

2016年9月11日

I enjoyed the course and learned a lot. I wish there had been more interaction in the discussions, though.

創建者 Xiaoyun Y

2019年3月12日

It is a great course including details and all aspects of linguistics. It satisfies my curiosity!

創建者 Mustapha K

2017年5月14日

Thank you for your great effort making this course possible for people from all over the world.

創建者 Kathleen K

2016年5月15日

Material is excellent and very interesting. Test questions can be confusing and poorly phrased.

創建者 Genevieve L D K

2019年10月21日

Very enjoyable however, I feel that Quiz Three needs to be looked over for software problems.

創建者 Antonella C

2018年11月23日

Very interesting and passionating course even for people who are new to linguistic.

創建者 Tianyu Z

2020年6月12日

It is a great introduction course, covering every aspect related to linguistics.

創建者 Laureen E

2019年9月17日

First course tried.. succeeded! Very informative and nice to work on! Thank you

創建者 André L

2018年4月9日

Interesting course, I've learned a lot of things about studying languages.

創建者 Jia W

2016年6月21日

some problems in quiz part are confusing... but nice course in general

創建者 Gautam M

2020年10月3日

An eye-opener and a game changer course to understand humanity.

創建者 Nathalie v L

2019年11月5日

great course. Great refresher 30 years after college.