Introduction to the English Language

Introduction to the English Language
Overview of English from linguistic point of view, emphasizing structure of English and social, biological, and psychological aspects of language.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining ELANG 223
Course Outcomes

Acquiring Basic Analytical Tools

Students will have acquired basic analytical tools in core areas of linguistics: phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics.

Applying Analytical Tools

Students will be able to apply these analytical tools to English language data of various types, such as those involving aspects of variation, acquisition, and historical change.