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Course Overview

In this course we survey the range of variation among world languages, both spoken and signed. Topics include tense/aspect systems, modals, representations of spatial concepts, and word order, as well as a consideration of potential universals specific to sign languages.

Program: Linguistics

Credit: 3

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LIN-572

Language Documentation

This seminar will explore language documentation with an…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-585

Prosody in Sign…

This course introduces students to the theories and…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-395

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Linguistics

Credits 1-5

LIN-595

Special Topics

Grading System: letter grades only.

Linguistics

Credits 1-3

LIN-480

Linguistics Research Experience

This course will cover the different research traditions…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-495

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Linguistics

Credits 1-5