UMass Sesquicentennial


201-1 Introduction to Linguistic Theory (R2) - online (3 units)

Winter 2012

Meetings

Winter Session (12/19/11-1/20/12) - online

Instructors

Kyle Johnson []

Description

Introduction to the basic methodology and results of modern linguistics. Focus on developing, evaluating, and improving hypotheses concerning the structure of the language user's unconscious linguistic knowledge. Investigation of sentence structure (syntax), sound structure (phonology), word structure (morphology), and meaning (semantics).

Prerequisites

Offered through Continuing and Professional Education. See http://www.umassulearn.net to enroll.