Required Courses (18 credits)
LING 201 Introduction to Linguistics (3 credits)
Linguistics : Primarily for students intending to take further courses in linguistics. Topics include: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics. Students will be introduced to techniques of linguistic analysis.
Terms: Fall 2016, Winter 2017
Instructors: Meghan Clayards, Brendan S Gillon (Fall) Morgan Sonderegger, Maire Noonan (Winter)
Fall and Winter
LING 330 Phonetics (3 credits)
Linguistics : Transcription, identification, and production of speech sounds. Introduction to the acoustic properties of speech sounds, acoustic analysis of speech, and auditory phonetics.
Terms: Winter 2017
Instructors: Francisco Torreira-Martinez (Winter)
Prerequisite: LlNG 201
- LING 331 Phonology 1 (3 credits)
LING 360 Introduction to Semantics (3 credits)
Linguistics : Introduction to the rudiments of semantics, focusing on those aspects of meaning that are invariant across contexts and the ways in which the meaning of a complex expression is determined by the meanings of its constituents.
Terms: Fall 2016
Instructors: Brendan S Gillon (Fall)
LING 371 Syntax 1 (3 credits)
Linguistics : Introduction to the study of generative syntax of natural languages, emphasizing basic concepts and formalism: phrase structure rules, transformations, and conditions on rules.
Terms: Winter 2017, Summer 2017
Instructors: Junko Shimoyama (Winter) Maire Noonan (Summer)
Prerequisite: LING 201.
PHIL 210 Introduction to Deductive Logic 1 (3 credits)
Philosophy : An introduction to propositional and predicate logic; formalization of arguments, truth tables, systems of deduction, elementary metaresults, and related topics.
Terms: Fall 2016, Summer 2017
Instructors: Michael Frank Hallett (Fall) David Gaber (Summer)
Restriction: Not open to students who are taking or have taken MATH 318
Complementary Courses (18 credits)
18 credits in Linguistics (LING) chosen according to the student's interests. At least 9 of these credits must be at the 400/500 level.