23. Sep. 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.
29. Nov. 2021
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.
von Larine F A•
20. Juni 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.
von Hope A•
11. Juni 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!
von Yerang K•
9. Juli 2016
Very motivating lecturer and really satisfying contents!
I am so satisfied with the courese metarial including the module itself and the reading matarials
von Viktorija B•
23. März 2020
This is a wonderfully structured, informative, and entertaining course, excellent both for beginners and for people who have already dabbled in language.
von Ángel M•
3. Okt. 2019
A great and complete introduction to the exciting world of linguistics, with emphasis on language diversity and endangered languages. Highly recommended.
von Silvia T•
3. Juni 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.
von Fran R H•
13. Nov. 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%
von Stephanie Y•
30. Apr. 2021
Excellent course! I've learnt a lot and it has opened my eyes into the vast world of linguistics and makes me want to continue learning this subject.
von אביב ב•
20. Juli 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 :)
von Jacqueline A Á V•
15. Nov. 2019
Me gusto mucho el curso, me ayuda a seguir revitalizando el idioma Kunza de mi pueblo indígena Lickanantay, agradezco los conocimientos entregados.
7. Sep. 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.
29. Nov. 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
von Sufia S•
24. Feb. 2022
An amazing course. The course is very well structured and the activities and assignments are extremely informative and have practical assessment.
von Myriam N•
14. Juni 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 !
von Jorge F•
14. Juli 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.
von Farah K•
13. Jan. 2022
Amazing course that gave me the push I needed. It contains all the basic information one needs to dive into this amazing field of linguistics.
von Semiramis G d A•
1. Sep. 2021
I am Semiramis Almeida. I want to congratulate you on this course. The content and the teacher are excellent. I am happy about studying it.
15. Aug. 2020
Really well structure and organized course! The lectures were engaging and included really interesting interviews, discussions and activities!
von Arianne L•
30. Aug. 2020
Very informative and covers a lot of good topics. I would certainly recommend this course to other people that are interested in linguistics.
26. Juli 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
von Wee K N•
29. Jan. 2020
The videos are clear and informative. The recommended reading materials are interesting and relevant. The informants' video are interesting.
von Hanna P•
8. Aug. 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!
von Damaris S•
9. Aug. 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.
von Fernanda M•
27. Jan. 2018
The course was excellent. I could review some of the main concepts of Linguistic through very well designed lessons and fruitful material.
von Kasmin F•
3. März 2017
Immensely enlightening. I'd recommend this course to anyone who loves languages and wants to explore the fascinating world of linguistics