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LING 101 Languages of the World

A survey of the linguistic map of the world, examining how languages are genetically classified and how different languages evolve. Principles underlying different writing systems and the decipherment of historical documents. Issues of languages in contact, minority language endangerment, language death and the role of English as a world language. Recommended but not required for an honours, major, or minor in linquistics or speech sciences.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3


Status Section Activity Term Mode of Delivery Interval Days Start Time End Time Section Comments Course Requires
In-Person Attendance
LING 101 001Lecture1In-Person Mon Wed Fri8:009:00Yes
LING 101 002Lecture2In-Person Mon Wed Fri8:009:00Yes
LING 101 003Lecture1In-Person Mon Wed Fri18:0019:00Yes
LING 101 004Lecture2In-Person Mon Fri Wed13:0014:00

A CLICKER IS REQUIRED FOR THIS COURSE

Yes
STTLING 101 CAPLecture2In-Person Mon Wed Fri12:0013:00

Reserved for CAP-GPS. For details visit: www.cap.arts.ubc.ca

Yes