COGST 1105

COGST 1105

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Overview of the science of language, especially its theoretical underpinnings, methods, and major findings. Areas covered include: the relation between sound and meaning in human languages, social variation in language, language change over time, universals of language, and the mental representation of linguistic knowledge. Students are introduced to a wide variety of language phenomena, drawn not only from languages resembling English, but also from many that appear to be quite unlike English, such as those native to the Americas, Africa, Asia, Australia, and the South Pacific.

When Offered Fall, Spring.

Distribution Category (KCM-AS, ETM-AS, SSC-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: LING 1101

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18831COGST 1105  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18836COGST 1105  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18837COGST 1105  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18838COGST 1105  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18839COGST 1105  DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18840COGST 1105  DIS 205

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18841COGST 1105  DIS 206

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18842COGST 1105  DIS 207

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18843COGST 1105  DIS 208

  • Instruction Mode: In Person