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Second Language Acquisition Minor Requirements

Required Coursework (18 Credit Hours):

LING 110 Language and Mind or LING 111, Honors (Goal 1,#1:Crit Think, Goal 3:SocSci, Goal 4, #1:Divsty)

LING 305 Phonetics I (usually offered in Fall semester only)

LING 325 Syntax I (usually offered in Fall semester only)

LING 343 Bilingualism

LING 415 Second Language Acquisition

Elective: Any 3-hour Linguistics course (including LING 106 or 107) or a 3-hour course from the Advanced Language Structure list below, chosen by the student in consultation with their Linguistics advisor

Advanced Language Structure List
AAAS 470 Introduction to the Languages of Africa (same as LING 470)
EALC 570 The Structure of Japanese (same as LING 570)
EALC 572 The Structure of Chinese (same as LING 570)
FREN 310 French Phonetics
FREN 441 The Story of French
FREN 443 French Inside Out
SLAV 520 Russian Phonetics, Phonology, and inflectional Morphology
SLAV 522 The Grammatical Categorization of Russian: Linguistic Units, Functions, & Meaning
SPAN 429 Spanish Phonetics
SPAN 520 Structure of Spanish
SPAN 570 Studies in Hispanic Linguistics

Students can graduate with only one of the two Linguistics minors - either the General Linguistics minor or the Second Language Acquisition minor. (CLAS policy does NOT allow more than one course overlap between minors.)



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