Sep 24, 2017
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.
Mar 22, 2019
I've taken a number of online courses on linguistics now, and this one was by and far the best. The material covered is indepth and engaging, and the professor's enthusiam makes the videos a delight.
автор: Katarina M•
Nov 30, 2018
Brilliant course! Content was engaging and varied, lectures were interesting, assigments were just the right level of difficulty Many thanks to everyone involved! :)
автор: Yuossef a•
Jul 02, 2020
A lot of nice talk is said about this training
Organizing ideas and their sequences, linguistic diversity and creative ideas, advocating for growth and development
автор: Kevin T•
Jul 03, 2018
Thanks Prof. Marc van Oostendorp, whose introduction of human language is really intriguing and insightful. Looking forward the more advanced courses from him.
автор: Sarah E•
Apr 28, 2020
Absolutely loved this course. It give me a great insight into linguistics and showed me that this would be something I might be interested in taking further.
автор: Nikita P•
Sep 24, 2017
Very good course for those who have not studied linguistics before. The professor gives a good overview of it and excites you with his passion to the topic.
автор: Elizabeth H B•
May 01, 2020
This was a great experience!! The content is amazing: all the videos and readings are super easy to understand and learnd from. I trully enjoy this course.
автор: Valeriya T•
Apr 12, 2020
Great review course. This will help to understand what linguistics is doing as a science. It will also help to understand the main subjects of linguistics.
автор: Stefan Y G•
Sep 15, 2017
This is a wonderful course for entry level linguistics knowledge. Whatever your background is, it will fit you and give you great insight into linguistics.
автор: Michael C•
Jul 21, 2017
The course presents very interesting subject matter, and the professor and his assistants do this in a very enthusiastic, energetic and interesting manner.
автор: Larine F A•
Jun 20, 2017
Taking this course made me realize how amazing the study of Linguistics is. I really enjoyed watching the classes and interacting with my peers and tutors.
автор: Hope A•
Jun 11, 2020
I really enjoyed this MOOC as it was interactive and really improved my knowledge of linguistics. It was difficult at times, but well worth it at the end!
автор: Yerang K•
Jul 09, 2016
Very motivating lecturer and really satisfying contents!
I am so satisfied with the courese metarial including the module itself and the reading matarials
автор: Viktorija B•
Mar 23, 2020
This is a wonderfully structured, informative, and entertaining course, excellent both for beginners and for people who have already dabbled in language.
автор: Ángel M•
Oct 03, 2019
A great and complete introduction to the exciting world of linguistics, with emphasis on language diversity and endangered languages. Highly recommended.
автор: Silvia T•
Jun 04, 2020
I loved the contents and the way such complex topics were explained. I am linguist and this mooc gave me a wider view on how to write my phd proposal.
автор: Fran R H•
Nov 14, 2016
Me encantó el curso. Recordé muchas cosas y aprendí otras tantas. La interfaz fue muy amigable y los expositores muy agradables. Lo recomiendo al 100%
автор: Jacqueline A Á V•
Nov 16, 2019
Me gusto mucho el curso, me ayuda a seguir revitalizando el idioma Kunza de mi pueblo indígena Lickanantay, agradezco los conocimientos entregados.
Sep 07, 2018
This course is so fun and informative, and I was actually sad when it ended. Oostendorp is a fantastic professor and I highly recommend his course.
автор: Malkat H•
Nov 29, 2017
The course is very interesting and well presented. Professor is very helpful and not boring at all. I look forward to any next course by Leiden Uni
автор: Myriam N•
Jun 14, 2020
This course was very interesting and talked about many topics related to Linguistics. It's perfect for people that don't know anything about it !
автор: Jorge F•
Jul 14, 2019
I totally recommend this course. It was academically rigorous and fun at the same time. Thank you for the opportunity of being part of this mooc.
Jul 26, 2016
I very much liked the professor, he has a contagious energy and is entertaining to hear and watch. Overall an excellent course, learned a lot
автор: Wee K N•
Jan 29, 2020
The videos are clear and informative. The recommended reading materials are interesting and relevant. The informants' video are interesting.
автор: Hanna P•
Aug 08, 2016
without any doubt the best course among those I have studied or tried out on and beyond coursera. a huge thanks to the whole team behind it!