ENGL 405 (02) - Introduction to Linguistics

Introduction to Linguistics

Durham   Liberal Arts :: English
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 10973
Overview of the study of language: universal properties of human language, Chomsky's innateness of hypothesis, language acquisition in children, dialects and language variation, language change. Includes introduction to modern grammar (phonology, syntax, semantics) and to scientific linguistic methodology.
Section Comments: Also listed as LING 405.02.
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Equivalent(s): ENGL 405H, ENGL 505, ENGL 505H, LING 405, LING 405H, LING 505, LING 505H
Cross listed with : LING 405.02
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Sean Madigan

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am HS 202
Final Exam 12/18/2023 12/18/2023 M 10:30am - 12:30pm HS 202