LING001 - INTRO TO LINGUISTICS

A general introduction to the nature, history and use of human language, speech and writing. Topics include the biological basis of human language, and analogous systems in other creatures; relations to cognition, communication, and social organization; sounds, forms and meanings in the world's languages; the reconstruction of linguistic history and the family tree of languages; dialect variation and language standardization; language and gender; language learning by children and adults; the neurology of language and language disorders; the nature and history of writing systems. Intended for any undergraduate interested in language or its use, this course is also recommended as an introduction for students who plan to major in linguistics.
Section 001 - LEC
MW 1200PM-0100PM
KUANG, JIANJING
STITELER HALL B6
Section 201 - REC
R 0930AM-1030AM
CAPLAN, SPENCER
MEYERSON HALL B2
Section 202 - REC
R 1030AM-1130AM
CAPLAN, SPENCER
MEYERSON HALL B6
Section 203 - REC
R 0930AM-1030AM
LAI, WEI
TOWNE BUILDING 307
Section 204 - REC
R 1030AM-1130AM
LAI, WEI
TOWNE BUILDING 307
Section 205 - REC
R 0930AM-1030AM
CREEMERS, AVA
WILLIAMS HALL 205
Section 206 - REC
R 1030AM-1130AM
CREEMERS, AVA
WILLIAMS HALL 205
Section 207 - REC
F 1100AM-1200PM
RICHTER, CAITLIN
WILLIAMS HALL 201
Section 208 - REC
F 1200PM-0100PM
RICHTER, CAITLIN
WILLIAMS HALL 201