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Summer 2007


General Education Info: GFR | GEP (for students starting Fall 2007)



LING 190  The World of Language I (AH)                            3 credits
Language as a distinctive characteristic of the human species. In this course, we examine the structure of both written and spoken forms of language across cultures, comparing them with animal communication and human gestural systems. We explore language's neurological basis, theories of origin, and first- and second-language learning. Note: MLL 190 is required for the MLL major. Also listed as ENGL and MLL 190. Highly recommended: MLL 191. For more information contact ka@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GEP:N/A. GFR:Meets AH.
[0175] 6060 Meets 05/29/2007 - 07/06/2007             KA, O
            MW.........1:00pm- 4:10pm (ACIV145)


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