2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


Course Description

LG 250 Overview of Linguistics for Language Educators 2 cr.

  • Offered: Fall
  • Prerequisite: FR/GR/SN 202, or instructor permission.

A general overview of linguistics. Topics include phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, dialectology, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, and linguistic typology, as well as pertinent examples taken mostly from English, French, German, and Spanish. This course meets Michigan and national standards for language education students.

Note: FR/GR/SN 202 have prerequisites of 101, 102 and 201, which can be waived due to high school or other experience.