ENGL-111 - Introduction to Linguistics - Anna Glapa-Grossklag
|Course:||Introduction to Linguistics|
Do you pay attention to how people speak? Are you interested in professions that analyze language? You don't have to be good at languages to do well in this class. This class is required at all universities for many majors, and it's much more expensive there than at College of the Canyons. Take it now to explore the system of language in the mind, and save some money. I'm a very friendly, supportive, and responsive professor, and most students who do their best on weekly assignments earn a good grade. I'm looking forward to supporting your education and guiding you on your path.
This class introduces students to phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and language change.
What to Expect in this Course
You will read about and discuss the major parts of any language, such as sounds, affixes, words, sentences, and meaning in conversation. You will also explore language change in history and society.
Types of Assessments
You will be assigned weekly readings, quizzes, and discussions on Canvas and simple research online.
Textbook Information / Link to ZTC Textbook
Zero Cost, no textbook, free materials posted on Canvas.
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Last updated: 10/08/2021 Sub#: 832