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.
by Lukasz D•
Jan 22, 2018
It was a pure pleasure to study linguistics in Leiden University. I recommend the course to all and sundry.
by Ron A•
Feb 08, 2020
Fantastic course! very good explanations, mind-opening. discovering new fields, ideas, and methodologies.
by Diana F•
Feb 25, 2020
An interesting course with a good learning environment. I miss already the teacher, and Martin and Inge!
by Akhilesh S•
Aug 09, 2018
This is a wonderful and fun course. A must for anyone interested to know about the study of linguistics.
by bokyeong k•
Aug 17, 2017
Week 3 test was quite complicated, so I spent a lot of time, but it was worthy. Thanks for nice videos.
by Jose C•
Jul 03, 2017
Excepcional. Aprendí muchísimo. Una gran guía al mundo de la lingüística con actividades muy dinámicas.
by Isabelle K•
Apr 11, 2020
Energetic, engaging and thorough presentation of the topic and sub-topics by Professor van Oostendorp.
Mar 08, 2020
The course was so interesting and beneficial.
I can recommend this course to every linguistic beginner!
by Saleh A•
Sep 08, 2019
It was my 1st course in couesera and it was very helpful course. It taught me a lot about languages.
by Shaoyun H•
Sep 09, 2017
Love this fabulous course! Although sometimes the discussion questions are a bit hard to comprehend.
by Georgina W•
Nov 11, 2019
Full of interesting information. I learned a lot in this course and was challenged by the quizzes.
by Pallavi K•
Jul 08, 2017
Brilliant Course! I wish it had an advanced level or Masters level, I would really want to join!
by Adams O M A•
Jul 30, 2019
this course was awesome, very illustrative and constructing, congratulations to the instructors
by Leon E V A•
Jun 12, 2017
Great course, I learned a lot and now I'm very interested in learning more about linguistics.
by Diana S•
Feb 28, 2017
Exceeded all my expectations! This is a wonderful MOOC for anyone interested in Linguistics.
by Xinyao Z•
Apr 22, 2019
it's really helpful even for those who already have some basic knowledge of Linguistics! :D
by Randolph W•
Aug 28, 2016
I shall say it's a perfect introduction course for one who's interested in linguistic : )))
by Kaia L•
Jun 05, 2018
This was a fantastic intro to linguistics. The interviews particularly were exceptional.
by Ana B•
Sep 03, 2016
This is an excellent course! Too bad it doesn't provide the Statement of Accomplishment.
by Paula B•
May 08, 2020
Very complete course. It challenges you by making you do some basic research yourself.
by Miho G•
Nov 12, 2019
Professor is enthusiastic about the subject! I very much enjoy learning in this course.
by CHEN Y•
Aug 09, 2017
by Омельянчук О А•
Jul 12, 2017
This is the most interesting MOOC I've ever taken!
I highly recommend everyone to try it
by hamza b•
May 05, 2017
Excellent course. It gives a general introduction to different branches of linguistics.
by Ekaterina A•
Sep 21, 2017
I have enjoyed a lot this course! Love the material, readings and language informants!