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Course Overview

This course provides an introduction to the diversity of human language and the role of language in society. By studying the origins, the interrelationships, and the characteristics of several of the world’s languages, students will gain an appreciation for language as an outgrowth of culture. Comparisons and contrasts will be drawn among several of the world’s languages, with language-related issues studied from the perspective of different cultures.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Undergraduate

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Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate