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
ANNENBERG SCHOOL 110
Section 201 - REC
R 0930AM-1030AM
WADE, LACEY
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB 4C4
Section 202 - REC
R 1030AM-1130AM
WADE, LACEY
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB 2C6
Section 203 - REC
R 0930AM-1030AM
LAI, WEI
WILLIAMS HALL 202
Section 204 - REC
R 1030AM-1130AM
LAI, WEI
WILLIAMS HALL 214
Section 205 - REC
F 1100AM-1200PM
BEZRUKOV, NIKITA
WILLIAMS HALL 24
Section 206 - REC
F 1200PM-0100PM
BEZRUKOV, NIKITA
WILLIAMS HALL 24
Section 207 - REC
F 1100AM-1200PM
BUDNICK, RYAN
WILLIAMS HALL 23
Section 208 - REC
F 1200PM-0100PM
BUDNICK, RYAN
WILLIAMS HALL 23
Section 601 - LEC
T 0600PM-0900PM
BACOVCIN, HEZEKIAH
WILLIAMS HALL 319