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Linguistics 0300 Introduction to Language View Details
A general introduction to linguistics, focussing primarily on the structure, acquisition, functions and development of language in social contexts. Among topics for discussion will be: the origins of language, historical change, and language families; the study of meaning and the relationship between words and things; how language is processed in the brain and how languages are learned; communication, cultural identity, language norms, and the uses and abuses of language.
Credit Weight: 1.0
Cross-List(s): Anthropology 0300
Offering: 3-0; 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type A: Humanities
  • Type B: Social Sciences

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Linguistics 0510 An Introduction to Etymology View Details
See Department of Languages, Languages Courses, Classics Courses, Classics 0510 for full course description.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Classics 0510
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities

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