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Linguistics Minor

(The Linguistics minor may be combined with an English major.)

The Linguistics minor requires a minimum of six courses (18 hours) with the following structure:

Three required courses:

  • ENG 400 - Principles of Linguistics
  • ENG 408 - Phonetics and Phonology
  • ENG 409 - Syntactic Analysis

Three Electives, with the following structure:

A. At least one elective must be selected from the following courses:

  • ENG 207 - Language Awareness
  • ENG 318 - Language Endangerment and Language Death
  • ENG 416 - Language and Society
  • ENG 417 - Language and Ethnicity

B. At least one elective must be selected from the following courses:

  • ENG 369 - Grammatical Analysis
  • ENG 370 - Morphological Analysis
  • ENG 403 - History of the English Language
  • ENG 405 - Semantics and Pragmatics
  • ENG 468 - Second Language Acquisition
  • ENG 474 - Bilingualism and Bilingual Education

Electives should be chosen in consultation with Dr. Kristine Hildebrandt, your Department mentor.

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