Linguistics | Intro to the Study of Language
L103 | 6129 | Siegel

This course is a broad introduction to the academic discipline of
studying language.  We will focus on the nature of language by
exploring different aspects of language such as meanings, words,
sentences, and sounds.  In-class activities and homework will be
designed to help students understand new terminologies and have
hands-on experience to examine English and various unfamiliar
languages.  By end of the course, you should be knowledgeable about
the core areas of language structure, gain an appreciation of the
fundamental similarities and differences among all human languages,
and develop an informed perspective on issues of language.