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Course Overview

This course provides an introduction to the diversity of human language and the role of language in society. Students will apply basic lexicostatistic methodology to learn about the origins, the interrelationships, and the characteristics of some of the world’s languages.

Program: World Languages and Cultures

Credit: 3

Other Courses

WLC-599

Independent Study

Independent Study

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 1-6

WLC-401

Methods, Technology and…

Students will learn foreign language teaching and learning…

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 3

WLC-495

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 1-5

WLC-499

Independent Study

Intensive supervised study and research on topics of…

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 1-3

WLC-381

Masterpieces of Spanish…

This course covers readings from the Medieval and…

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 3

WLC-382

Masterpieces of Spanish…

This course covers readings from the 18th century…

World Languages and Cultures

Credits 3