COSC421

Neural Models of Language

COSC421 - Neural Models of Language

Semester 2, 2016

COSC421 is an introduction to models of how human language is implemented in the brain, drawing on research in linguistics, psychology, neuroscience and computational modelling.

Lecturer


Alistair Knott
Room 254, Owheo building
Tel: 479 8299
Email: alik@cs.otago.ac.nz


Textbook


The course textbook is A Knott: Sensorimotor Cognition and Natural Language Syntax (MIT Press). It's available for free for Otago students as an e-book. (You need to go through the Otago Uni proxy to get this.)


Lectures


Lectures are on Tuesday 9:00-10:50am, in Owheo G34.

Exam


This will be held on a time and date to be confirmed.