SPAN(LING)4650

Spanish Phonetics and Language Variation
Credit Hours:
3

Speech organs and systematic description of Spanish sounds. Comparison of English and Spanish patterns of stress, pronunciation, and intonation. Examination of recurrent pronunciation errors. Description of major geographical and social dialects. Practice in pronunciation and transcription of sounds. Given in Spanish.

Prerequisites:
SPAN(LING)3050
Level:

FREN(LING) 4630

French Phonetics
Credit Hours:
3

The French sound system in theory and practice. How French sounds are formed and how they reflect social class and geographical origin. Work on pronunciation in class and the language laboratory. Given in French.

Prerequisites:
FREN(LING)3090
Level:

ENGL(LING) 4195/6195

Celtic Languages
Credit Hours:
3. Repeatable for maximum of 6 credit hours.

One of the Celtic languages (for example, Welsh, Irish Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic) in medieval or contemporary form. Languages and instructors may vary from semester to semester.

Prerequisites:
LING2100 or LING2100E or LING2100H or ENGL(LING)3030 or CMLT2111 or CMLT2210 or CMLT2220 or ENGL2310 or ENGL2320 or ENGL2330 or ENGL2340 or ENGL2400
POD

ANTH(LING)4090/6090

Cognitive Anthropology
Credit Hours:
3

Folk systems of knowledge, with an emphasis on how people in different societies culturally identify, define, label, and classify phenomena such as color terms, plants, animals, and other environmental resources.

Prerequisites:
ANTH1102 or ANTH1102H or Permission of Major

ENGL(LING)(AFAM)4040

Language Use in the African American Community
Credit Hours:
3

History and structure of the speech and language styles used in the African American community; examination of linguistic and cultural issues that confront the majority of African Americans; the role of the vernacular language of African Americans in society.

Prerequisites:
LING2100 or LING2100E or LING2100H or ENGL(LING)3030 or ENGL(LING)4005/6005
Level:

ANTH(LING)4031/6031

Evolution of Human Cognition
Credit Hours:
3

Examination of the biological evolution of human cognition (consciousness, cognition, and ultimately language), drawing on recent findings in neurobiology, cognitive science, linguistics, paleoanthropology, primatology, cognitive anthropology, cognitive ethology ("mental experience of animals"), cognitive and development psychology, psycholinguistics, evolutionary psychology, and the philosophy of mind/brain.

Prerequisite or Correquisite:
ANTH1102 or ANTH1102H or PSYC1101 or PSYC1030H

ANTH(LING)3080

Anthropology of Language
Credit Hours:
3

Anthropological studies in language, including origins and evolution, prehistory, geographical distribution, typology and classification, language and speech communities. Relationships between language and culture, language and society, and language and environment will be emphasized.

Prerequisites:
ANTH1102 or LING2100 or LING2100E or LING2100H or POD
Level: