Meaning in Language

Meaning in Language
Introduction to the analysis of meaning in words, grammar, and discourse.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesFor Fall 2013 & forward admits, Ling 201.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining LING 230
Course Outcomes

Application of Semantic and Pragmatic Procedures

Conduct semantic and pragmatic analyses and explications of natural human language at the lexical, grammatical, discourse and metaphorical levels applying a variety of semantic and pragmatic analytical procedures

Semantic and Pragmatic Theories

Critique contemporary approaches to semantic and pragmatic analyses by becoming familiar with semantic and pragmatic theories.

Writing about Meaning

Argue for a particular semantic or pragmatic explication through producing papers and project reports.