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LING 319 Historical Linguistics

How and why languages change over time, and how languages can be grouped into families based on historical relationships. Methods of comparative and internal reconstruction of phonological, morphological, syntactic, semantic change. Social factors in language change. Not offered every year.

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

Pre-reqs: LING 200 and LING 201.


Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
FullLING 319 001Lecture2 Tue Thu11:0012:30