Courses

Below please find links to course descriptions as well as current course offerings at the undergraduate level. In the UBC system, undergraduate courses are numbered in the 100-499 range.

LINK TO GENERAL COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

LINK TO CURRENT 447 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Current Course Offerings:

Summer

Summer 2017

LING101 Languages of the World Sections

A survey of the linguistic map of the world, examining how languages are genetically classified and how different languages evolve. Principles underlying different writing systems and the decipherment of historical documents. Issues of languages in contact, minority language endangerment, language death and the role of English as a world language. Recommended but not required for an honours, major, or minor in linquistics or speech sciences.

Instructor(s): Burton, Strang

LING200 Linguistic Theory and Analysis I Sections

Introduction to phonetics and phonology; training in the identification and production of speech sounds; principles and methods for describing and writing the sound system of a language; phonological theory with reference to selected languages; the interface between phonology and morphology. Analytical practice and seminar discussion.

Instructor(s): Hall, Kathleen

LING201 Linguistic Theory and Analysis II Sections

Introduction to grammatical analysis; morphology, syntax, semantics; synchronic analysis and description with illustrations from various languages. Analytical practice and seminar discussion.

Instructor(s): Rochemont, Michael

LING222 Language Acquisition Sections

Audition and speech perception, phonological organization, word learning, syntax, and pragmatics.

Instructor(s): Hudson Kam, Carla

LING448B Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

Supervisor and topic chosen by mutual agreement between student and Linguistics faculty member. Department Advisor approval is required.

LING448C Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

Supervisor and topic chosen by mutual agreement between student and Linguistics faculty member. Department Advisor approval is required.

LING449 Honours Essay Sections

 


Winter

Winter 2017

No LING course(s) were found for W2017 term.