[Course] Capita Selecta I: Language Evolution
Posted: 20 November 2017 03:38 PM
Total Posts:  187
Joined  2013-12-02

Dear students,

In December will start a brand new Media Technology course ‘Capita Selecta I: Language Evolution’ by Tessa Verhoef.
On behalf of Tessa I would like to inform you about the book that will be used as a study material:

Origins of Language: A Slim Guide
James R. Hurford
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-10: 0198701888
ISBN-13: 978-0198701880

Please make sure to get it on time!

Posted: 30 November 2017 08:32 PM   [ # 1 ]
Total Posts:  794
Joined  2007-05-02

Next week the course Capita Selecta I: Language Evolution will begin. Your lecturer Tessa Verhoef will shortly arrive from San Diego and guide you through an exciting and intensive course between 6 and 22 December.

The class schedule can be found in the calendar and full details about reading, homework, examination, etcetera, will be available on Blackboard sometime tomorrow, Friday 1 December.

A link to the course can be found here (available from Dec 1):
Make sure to enrol via Blackboard and carefully read the details as soon as possible.

Please note that you will be required to own a copy of the following book:

Hurford, James R. (2014). Origins of Language. A Slim Guide. ISBN 9780198701880. Oxford: Oxford UP.

It can be ordered via the link below or at your book shop of choice. A paper copy that you can bring to class is preferred; a digital copy that you can access in class is also acceptable.