Linguistics Electives (Graduate and Undergraduate)

Applied Linguistics

  • ENG 426: Introduction to Second Language Acquisition 
  • ENG 657: Grammar and Rhetoric of the Sentence
  • ENG 653: TESOL: Pedagogical Grammar

The M.A. TESOL program lists many other courses on pedagogy of language.

Computer Science

  • CSC 620/820: Natural Language Technologies

Philosophy

  • PHIL 205: Formal Logic I
  • PHIL 630/830: Philosophy of Language
  • PHIL 632: Hermeneutics and Language

Psychology

  • PSY 432: Cognitive Development: Language, Thinking and Perception
  • PSY 531: Psycholinguistics
  • PSY 736: Seminar in Psychology of Language

Communication Studies

  • COMM 503: Gender and Communication
  • COMM 512: Nonverbal Communication
  • COMM 525/725: Seminar in Sexual Identity and Communication
  • COMM 745: Seminar in Gender and Communicaiton
  • COMM 750: Seminar in Communication and Culture

Statistics Courses

  • ANTH 652: Anthropological Statistics
  • MATH 124: Elementary Statistics
  • PSY 371: Introductory Psychological Statistics

For students proficient in Chinese:

  • CHIN 525: Chinese Applied Linguistics
  • CHIN 825: Chinese Linguistics and Chinese as a Second Language

For students proficient in French:

  • FR 301: French Phonetics
  • FR 325: French Linguistics

For students proficient in German:

  • GER 325: Applied German Linguistics: Phonetics and Phonology
  • GER 326: Applied German Linguistics: Morphology and Syntax
  • GER 330/730: Issues in German Linguistics

For students proficient in Italian

  • ITAL 325: Practical Linguistics of Italian

For students proficient in Japanese

  • JAPN 325: Practical Linguistics in Japanese
  • JAPN 750: Seminar in Japanese Linguistics
  • JAPN 760: Seminar in Pedagogical Japanese Linguistics
  • JAPN 765: Second Language Acquisition (with emphasis on the acquisition of Japanese)
  • JAPN 890: Integrative Seminar: Japanese Language and Culture

For students proficient in Russian

  • RUSS 325: Practical Linguistics of Russian
  • RUSS 745: History of Russian Language

For students proficient in Spanish

  • SPAN 325: Applied Spanish Linguistics: Phonetics and Phonemics
  • SPAN 326: Applied Spanish Linguistics: Morphology and Syntax
  • SPAN 677: Spanish Sociolinguistics
  • SPAN 745: Seminar in the Structure and Development of the Spanish Language