Faculty of Arts
Introduction to Linguistics
An introduction to the main areas of linguistics: the production and function of sounds in language (phonetics and phonology), word structure and word formation (morphology), the principles of grammar through a study of sentence structure (syntax) and various aspects of meaning (semantics). The course is a self-contained introduction and assumes no prior knowledge of linguistics or language study.
Kuiper, Koenraad and W.Scott Allan, An Introduction to English Language: Word, Sound and Sentence, 3rd ed. (Palgrave Macmillan)
Fromkin, Victoria, Robert Rodman, and Nina Hyams, An Introduction to Language, 9th International Edition (Wadsworth Cengage Learning)
Coursework + exam
LINGUIST 100: 15.0 points
175.106, LINGUIST 103