Fall 2010 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
The course is intended to provide students with a general introduction to the major fields of linguistics, including: phonology and phonetics, morphology, syntax, semantics, discourse analysis, stylistics, language acquisition and dialects. Students will be expected to use this knowledge to analyze real-world language issues and debates.
Curzan, Anne and Michael Adams. How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction. Pearson Education/Longman 2006, ISBN 0-321-12188-0.
Crystal, David. The English Language: A Guided Tour of the Language. Penguin Books, 2002, ISBN 0-14-100396-0.
Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:
1 Research Paper