Introduction to Linguistics - ENG 200 at Germanna Community College

Effective: 2024-05-01

Course Description

Introduces the scientific study of language. Focuses on brain and language, phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics and pragmatics, and first and second language acquisition.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

ENG 200 familiarizes students with the scientific study of human languages, including the major linguistic areas of phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics and pragmatics. This course provides students with the tools of linguistic analysis and argumentation that are the basis of a number of areas of study, including applied linguistics.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: ENG 111

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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