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B.A. General Minor Requirements

Required Course Work (18 Credit Hours)

*Students can only receive one Linguistics minor - General or Second Language Acquisition

Core Requirements
LING 106 Introductory Linguistics or LING 107 Introductory Linguistics,Honors
LING 110 Language and Mind or LING 111 Language and Mind, Honors
LING 305 Phonetics I (usually offered in Fall semester only)
LING 312 Phonology I (usually offered in Spring only; prerequisite LING 305)
LING 325 Syntax I (usually offered in Fall semester only)
LING Elective One 3 hour junior/senior level (300+) Linguistics course chosen by the student in consultation with their Linguistics advisor
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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