UMass Sesquicentennial


201 (Sec. C) Introduction to Linguistic Theory (R2) (3 units)

Spring 2012

Meetings

TuTh 11:15 - 12: 30 - Machmer W-21

Instructors

Robert Staubs []

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).