Survey of Hispanic Linguistics

Survey of Hispanic Linguistics
Introduction to linguistics of Spanish: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, history of the Spanish language, philology, dialectology, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSPAN 321
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining SPAN 325
Course Outcomes

Explain general principles of linguistics

Identify and explain the foundational concepts of linguistics.

Describe major subfields of linguistics

Describe elements of the sound system, the structure of words and sentences, and the semantic properties of Spanish.

Relate linguistic principles to language variation

Relate basic principles of linguistics and knowledge of its major subfields to how language varies socially, geographically, and temporally.