ENG 100, ENG 160 or ESL 100.
Additional WI prerequisites:
ENG 100, ENG 160 or ESL 100 with a grade of "C" or higher.
Linguistics 102 offers an introduction to language: how it is used, how it is acquired, how it changes over time, how it is patterned, how it is represented in the brain. Students will learn about the major concerns, methods, and discoveries of this exciting field. The course covers such topics as language and the human species, formal linguistics, applied linguistics, and how languages are related in time and space.