FR 201 – Introduction à la linguistique
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Course objectives :
The course aims to provide students with key linguistic terms, concepts and theories; an awareness of the language phenomenon through themes such as, the process of producing sounds, words, syntactic structure, and meaning; an analysis of the pragmatic outcomes of language.
Course description :
This course is an introduction to the field of linguistics. You will become familiar with the \’design features\’ of language and how linguists use the principles of the scientific method to explain these features.
Course assessment :
mid-term 20 course work 20 final exam 60
Recommended text books :
ZEMMOUR, David, Initiation à la linguistique, Ellipses, Paris, 2008