A&HL 4000: Introduction to Linguistics

| September 3, 2010

A&HL 4000
Introduction to Linguistics
Thursdays 7:20-9PM
CRN: 31415
Instructor: Tim Hall
Email: tmh2111@columbia.edu

• Learn about the basic components of language:
phonology, morphosyntax, semantics, discourse,
pragmatics
• Be a linguist: collect naturalistic language data and
analyze it from multiple perspectives
• Learn about the complexities of communication
• Analyze second language learner data
• Learn about how language relates to cognition and
culture.