Languages and Cultures (LANG)

LANG 100Elementary Language Study1.0-6.0 SH[  ]

An introductory-level course to one of the world languages. The course title will be modified to reflect the language. Languages recently taught include Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Esperanto, Greek, and Hindi. Offered either on campus or Principia abroads. May be repeated in any combination of languages up to a maximum total of six semester hours, with no more than a total of three semester hours in any single language. May not count toward any language major.

LANG 335Introduction to Linguistics2.0-3.0 SH[  ]

This course provides an introduction to linguistics, or the science of language. This discipline includes phonology, morphology, and syntax as well as semantics or the study of meaning. Students learn about different schools of linguistics and how this science can be applied to the understanding and teaching of languages.
Class Level Restriction: Junior and Senior only.