LING -Linguistics

LING 602 Topics in Sociolinguistics

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Topics in the study of language and society; may focus on language use and change; how social variable affect language use and change; different theoretical approaches; issues and controversies. May be taken three times for credit as content varies.

LING 610/ENGL 610 Topics in the History of the English Language

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Topics in the development of the English language; may include phonological, grammatical and lexical histories; study of social and political contexts; relationships between English and other languages. May be taken three times for credit as content varies.
Cross Listing: ENGL 610/LING 610.

LING 685 Directed Studies

Credits 1 to 6. 1 to 6 Other Hours.

Readings to supplement the student's knowledge of English language and linguistics in areas not studied in other courses.
Prerequisites: Graduate classification and approval of department head.