Science of Language
This course provides and overview of the scientific study of the human language faculty, focusing on the cognitive & neural processing mechanisms that underlie linguistic knowledge & use. We describe contemporary approaches to delineating levels of language structure & review various scientific methodologies used to study language. Topics include language knowledge & use as well as language change & variation.
Liberal Arts Core/CORE Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Natural Sciences
- Old Course Number: E34.1045