UMass Sesquicentennial


201 (Sec. A) Intro to Linguistic Theory (3 units)

Fall 2007

Meetings

MWF 10:10 - 11:00 - Bartlett 127

Instructors

Tanja Heizmann-Dold []

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).