Languages and Literatures (LANG)

Languages and Literatures (LANG)

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LANG 5515 Study in Major Natl Literature: 3 semester hours.

Studies in important literatures and cultures not covered by regular course offerings. Will include literatures in translation and literature written in English outside of America and the British Isles. Equivalent to ENGL 5555. PREREQ: Permission of instructor.

LANG 5537 The Teaching of Foreign Languages: 2-3 semester hours.

Study of the various methods used in teaching foreign languages, the extent and scope of language courses; the selection of suitable textbooks; audio-visual techniques and their contribution to language instruction. PREREQ: Permission of instructor.

LANG 5555 Introduction to Phonetics: 3 semester hours.

Introduction to descriptive linguistics focusing on phonetics and phonetic phenomena of English and the other languages of the world. Extensive practice in perception and production of such phenomena. Equilvalent to ANTH 5555. PREREQ: ANTH/ENGL/LANG 1107.

LANG 5556 Introduction to Phonology and Morphology: 3 semester hours.

Phonological theory and analysis; current theories in morphology. Phonological rules, representations, underlying forms, derivation, justification of phonological analyses; morphological structure, derivational and inflectional morphology; relation of morphology to phonology. Equivalent to ANTH 5556. PREREQ: ANTH/ENGL/LANG 1107.

LANG 5577 Phonology: 3 semester hours.

Study of articulatory phonetics and practice in phonetic transcription of a broad survey of languages; phonological analysis and theory. PREREQ: Permission of instructor.

LANG 5584 Special Topics in Linguistics: 3 semester hours.

Rotating topics in different areas of linguistics. Consult current schedule of classes for exact course being taught. Specific and evaluated graduate-level activities and performances are identified in the course syllabus. PREREQ: Permission of instructor.

LANG 5588 Foreign Language Seminar: 3 semester hours.

Advanced studies in selected topics from language, culture, literatures or methods of research. May be conducted in English. May be repeated up to 6 credits with different content. PREREQ: Permission of instructor.

LANG 5597 Professional Education Development Topics: 1-3 semester hours.

A course for practicing professionals aimed at the development and improvement of skills. May not be applied to graduate degrees. May be repeated. May be graded S/U.

LANG 5599 Experimental Course: 1-6 semester hours.

This course is not described in the catalog. The course title and number of credits are announced in the class schedule by the scheduling department. Experimental courses may be offered no more than three times. May be repeated.

LANG 6699 Experimental Course: 1-6 semester hours.

This course is not described in the catalog. The course title and number of credits are announced in the class schedule by the scheduling department. Experimental courses may be offered no more than three times. May be repeated.

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