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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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!
por 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
por 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.
por 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.
por 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.
por 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%
por אביב ב•
Jul 20, 2020
I loved the materials! The lectures were clear and mind opening. Everything was with a smile! What a great attitude! Thank you. Highly recommended :)
por 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.
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.