|Course Title||Introduction to Language and Linguistics|
|Times and Days||TTH 02:40pm-03:55pm
|Room Location||Kohlberg 115|
|Additional Course Info|| |
Introduction to the study and analysis of human language, including sound systems, lexical systems, the formation of phrases and sentences, and meaning, both in modern and ancient languages and with respect to how languages change over time. Other topics that may be covered include first-language acquisition, sign languages, poetic metrics, the relation between language and the brain, and sociological effects on language.