|Fall Term 2019 Topics in the Psychology of Language - 5447 - PSYC 540
Prerequisites/Notes: PSYC 340, LING 150, or consent of instructor
Catalog Description : Course examines how people know, produce, and understand language in all its diversity, using cognitive science and sociocultural approaches. Topics include first and second language learning of speech patterns, words, sentence structure, discourse rules, and the various social functions and expressions of language. Student discussion and presentations, reading quizzes, and a critical literature review paper. May be repeated when topic is different.
Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Advanced Course