Undergraduate courses:

1010. Language and Mind

Three credits.

Discussion of nature-nurture debate with specific reference to language acquisition. Pros and cons of Chomsky’s Innateness Hypothesis. CA 1.

1030. The Diversity of Languages

Three credits. Calabrese, van der Hulst

Overview of world languages and language families. Typological classifications of linguistic properties: what can we expect in the structure of a language? Unity and diversity of language systems. Mechanisms of language change and variation. CA 2. CA 4.

Graduate courses:

Phonology I

Phonology II