College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  
    Sep 25, 2020  
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

LING 001. Introduction to Language and Linguistics


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.
Social sciences.
Writing course.
1 credit.
Fall 2020. Weinberg.
Spring 2021. Dockum.
Fall 2021. Staff.
Spring 2022. Staff.
Fall 2022. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Linguistics  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/linguistics


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