Jul 20, 2019  
2018-2019 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2024 
2018-2019 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2024 [Archived Catalog]

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LING 238 - Introduction to Linguistics

Linguistics is the study of the forms and functions of human language. The study of language forms includes the description and analysis of phonetic, phonological, morphological, syntactic, and semantic units. The study of language functions includes the analysis of the role of dialects and registers in society. Other topics to be covered include language classification, language acquisition and development, and pragmatics.

Credits: 3

* This course counts toward the 63-credit Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) graduation requirement.

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