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.
Jan 03, 2017
Excellent! Really enjoyed and learnt a lot. I did not expect such a great content and professionalism in a free course. I am definitely purchasing for the title.\n\nThanks to all the team! Great job!
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.
por Santiago H•
Apr 01, 2020
If someone out there is wondering what a language is and how a language works, this course is what you have been looking for.
por Sarka B•
Dec 03, 2016
Perfectly prepared course with a capable linguist and his skilled students. We can acquire a nice overview about linguistics.
por maria k•
Mar 03, 2020
This course made me to think more deeply about languages and human. Not only it gave me knowledge in linguistics, but also m
por Huda T•
Jul 09, 2019
it is a fabulous course. I spent interesting time with it. it is more than linguistics. it make you thinking as a linguist.
por Abhiraj G•
Jul 29, 2019
Very interesting course, that is challenging but not impossible. The perfect way for young budding linguists to start.
por Alessio T•
Sep 26, 2016
Entertaining and interesting. Good introduction to the subject with plenty of links and references for further study.
por Haider A•
Jun 24, 2020
I studied the subject because of my interest in the topic and found the course very informative. Very good course!
por Matthew J•
Mar 28, 2020
Structure of the course was wonderful, and the professor and aides were great. Really enjoyed the course, thanks!
por Oliver H•
Jun 30, 2019
Very interesting and easy to follow, though the quizzes are very hard, and the fact that it was free was amazing!