Oct 23, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

AL 220 - Languages of the World


This course introduces the linguistic, sociopolitical, and economic effects of language contact over time. The Indo-European family illustrates typological principles which students then apply to other languages and their status on the world’s stage, focusing on the role of languages in globalization and the impact of globalization on language evolution.

Credits: 4

LSC/Core: Global Issues that Impact the Common Good/ NA

Notes: Optional Applied Language Component, 2 credits.