Survey of Luso-Brazilian Linguistics

Survey of Luso-Brazilian Linguistics
Introduction to linguistics of Portuguese: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, history of the Portuguese language, philology, dialectology, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPORT 321
 ProgramsContaining PORT 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 Portuguese.

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.