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Cleveland State University Course Info

Cleveland, Ohio


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LIN 221

Introduction to Language and Linguistics II

This course is the second part of an introduction to the properties of human languages and to their systematic study in the field of linguistics. It provides the groundwork for future studies of language and communication in a broad range of disciplines: linguistics, modern languages, ESL, communication, sociolinguistics, and anthropological linguistics. ANT/LIN 221 will focus on pragmatics, language variation, language change, and language acquisition. The course has a WAC component where students will improve their writing skills by completing several rigorous writing assignments throughout the course. Cross-listed with ANT 221.

Units: 3.0

LIN 120 - Introduction to Language and Linguistics I
ENG 102 - College Writing II
ENG 101 - College Writing I