Linguistics (LING)

Humanities and Natural Sciences

LING A499 Independent Study arr.

LING V134 Role of Language 3 crs.

Common Curriculum: Humanities/Arts Modern

How does language work? How does it affect our understanding of the world? How does a people’s language affect its culture? Is language the key factor separating us from other animals? Discussion of major theories about language which are of general importance and practical interest to students in a variety of disciplines.