UMass Sesquicentennial


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

Spring 2013

Meetings

MWF 12:20 - 1:10 - Machmer E-10

Instructors

Walter Sistrunk []

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).