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Science of Language

This course provides an 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 oflanguage instruction & review various scientific methodologies used to study language. Topics include language knowledge & use of well as language change & variation.

Course #
CSCD-GE 2007
Units
2
Term
Fall, Spring, Summer
Department