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.
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.
por 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
por 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 !
por 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.
Aug 16, 2020
Really well structure and organized course! The lectures were engaging and included really interesting interviews, discussions and activities!
por Arianne L•
Aug 31, 2020
Very informative and covers a lot of good topics. I would certainly recommend this course to other people that are interested in linguistics.
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
por 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.
por 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!
por Damaris S•
Aug 09, 2020
I learned so much about Linguistics that I had previously not learned. I loved the structure of the course and the flexibility it offered.
por Fernanda M P•
Jan 27, 2018
The course was excellent. I could review some of the main concepts of Linguistic through very well designed lessons and fruitful material.
por Kasmin F•
Mar 04, 2017
Immensely enlightening. I'd recommend this course to anyone who loves languages and wants to explore the fascinating world of linguistics
por Hernán S•
Nov 01, 2016
This course was excellent! because this made me an overview of linguistic science, their internal fields, and their main topics of study.
por Aleksandra P•
Jun 10, 2019
This is a very well-organized and engaging course:) I do have a solid background in linguistics and I still found it really interesting.
por Chantao P•
May 09, 2016
so instructive, so attractive.
I'm very interested in Language and Society, I expect to acquire more knowledge on human language. Thanks!
por Irene A•
Feb 23, 2017
A great course for those who are interested in the subject and want to take a general first look into linguistics. I really enjoyed it.
por Fadi G•
Aug 25, 2020
The Discussions and resources were very informative and the quizzes at all levels were challenging but at the end rewarding thank you
por Benjamin K•
Mar 03, 2017
Covers a wide range of topics and goes quite in-depth given time constraints. The professor is clearly passionate about the subject.
por Arielle A•
Mar 30, 2020
Very educational and challenging course. I was pleased to see the explanation and use of Sign language brought up during the course.
por Gianluca B•
Jun 19, 2020
Muy buen curso, me gustaron las variedades de idiomas para comparar. muchas gracias a Coursera y la universidad por lo oportunidad!
por Navarro S M•
Mar 14, 2020
It was fantastic, challenging and brought me refreshing theoretical inputs to add to my knowledge on the area. Thank you very much.
por Marcela C•
Aug 18, 2019
Fantastic. I didn’t know anything about linguistics and now I know basic concepts and have many extra books to read and learn more.
por Bertille M•
Feb 11, 2017
Excellent MOOC! Prof. van Oostendorp has done a wonderful job, asking students and colleagues to intervene. Extremely interesting!
Nov 01, 2018
Prof. van Oostendorp is an excellent and motivational teacher. I feel like a got a real introduction to the field of linguistics!
por Guaraciara A d S S•
May 08, 2018
It is a very interesting course. The method is so easy and deep ate same time and it makes us think about our human condiction.