Modern Lang & Linguistics

Winter 2004

MLL 190   The World of Language I (AH or C)                       3 credits
Language as a distinctive characteristic of the human species. Examines the structure of both written and spoken forms of language across cultures, comparing them with animal communication and human gestural systems. Language's neurological basis, theories of origin and first and second language learning are explored. Note: MLL 190 is required for the MLL major. It is highly recommended that majors also take MLL 191. Also listed as ENGL 190, HUM 190 and LING 190. For more information contact contact westphal@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR/GER:Meets A/H or C. GDR:Meets H.
[0046] 9101 MTuWTh.....1:00pm- 4:10pm (ACIV011)       WESTPHAL, G

MLL 230   World Language Communities (C)                          3 credits
A course designed to expand the cultural awareness of students by introducing them to the study of language in a broad context of historical, political and social issues. Special emphasis is placed on the question of bi- or multi-lingual states and on the explosiveness of the language issue in many regions. Taught in English. Note: Also listed as ANTH 297. For more information contact smccray698@aol.com.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR/GER:Meets C. GDR:Not applicable.
[0047] 9101 MTuWTh.....9:00am-12:10pm (ACIV014)       MCCRAY, S

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