2023-2024 / LOGO1145-3

Neuropsychology of language, Part 1


15h Th

Number of credits

 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)2 crédits 


Steve Majerus, Martine Poncelet


Martine Poncelet

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Subjects :
- Neuropsychology of language : historical aspects and current conception;
- Semiology and nosology of aphasia;
- Word processing models and interpretation of neurolinguistic disorders; 
- Relations between language impairments and deficits in short term and long term memory.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To get familiarized with the main acquired language pathologies and with their interpretation in the light of models of language processing.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Course of neuropsychology.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

- Lectures

- Active learning via analysis and interpretation of case studies


Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:


Recommended or required readings

Course dias, papers and chapters at myuliege

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire )

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course




Association of one or more MOOCs