Linguistics | Survey of Linguistics
L503 | 7175 | Kostakis


L503 (for graduates) also meets with L303 (for undergraduates)

This course is an introduction to the techniques and skills necessary
for describing, characterizing, and explaining the structure of
languages. The course will focus on the analysis of linguistic data
from a number of the world's language in terms of their phonology,
morphology, and syntax. Relevant concepts in phonetics and semantics
will also be discussed. The core analytical and theoretical concepts
presented will provide the student with the necessary tools for
practical linguistic problem-solving based on logic and scientific
argumentation.