Further, most advanced courses are offered every second or third summer, so each year brings a different combination of options.
In 2019 we plan to teach either Language Documentation or Sociolinguistic Methods in Language Survey (plus the Survey Lab) but not both. Let us know soon if you have a preference!
- Ling 502: Acoustic Phonetics
- Ling 503: Phonology II
- Ling 504: Syntax II
- Ling 505: Typology and Discourse 2019!
- Ling 507: Special Topics: Language Documentation possible in 2019
- Ling 507: Special Topics: Facilitating Participatory Development in Language Communities.
- Ling 507: Special Topics: Lexicography 2019!
- Ling 510: Semantics and Pragmatics 2019!
- Ling 511: Translation of Texts
- Ling 512: Sociolinguistic Methods in Language Survey possible in 2019
- Ling 512L: Sociolinguistic Methods in Language Survey Lab possible in 2019
- Ling 513: Tone Analysis
- Ling 519: Introduction to Literacy Principles
- Ling 530: Introduction to Writing Systems 2019!
- Ling 534: Historical Linguistics 2019!
- Ling 580: Academic Writing in Linguistics 2019!
- 1 semester hour *every summer*
Prerequisite: Acceptance to the M.A. program in linguistics or permission of the instructor.
Instruction and practice in academic writing within the field of linguistics. All students will be required to submit a sample of their writing for peer review, and review fellow students’ writing. (Intended primarily for students beginning the process of writing an M.A. thesis. This course is required for the M.A. in linguistics.)
- Ling 507: Special Topics
- 1-3 semester hours
In some summers we offer special courses on a one-time or experimental basis.
- Ling 590: Directed Studies
- 1-4 semester hours
Individualized reading courses, for M.A. students who have an approved program of study. Often used to prepare you to write your thesis.
- Ling 594: Research
- 1-4 semester hours
Supervised research for M.A. students, especially as they do extra research for their thesis.
- Ling 996: Continuing Enrollment
- 1-6 semester hours
A “place-holder” course for M.A. students who have taken all their coursework and are working on their thesis.
- Ling 998: Thesis
- 4 semester hours
M.A. students register for this course at some point while they are working on their thesis, but they don’t necessarily finish it in the term when they register.