The World of Language: Structural and Biological Aspects
Session
Six Week - First
Class Number
1198
Career
Undergraduate
Units
3 units
Grading
Description
Language as a distinctive characteristic of the human species. In this course, we examine the structure of both written and spoken forms of language across cultures, comparing them with animal communication and human gestural systems. We explore language's neurological basis, theories of origin, and first- and second-language learning.
Class Attributes
Arts and Humanities (GEP)
Arts and Humanities (GFR)
Notes
This is a synchronous online course. Students are expected to attend class online during the days/times listed in the meeting pattern. It requires reliable internet access and computer literacy; and the ability to self-manage independent learning assignments according to deadlines. In place of classroom activities, online work may include independent mastery assignments, discussion boards, videos with quizzes, writing assignments, and other active learning experiences. Students are responsible for completing these online learning experiences by the specified deadlines and in accordance with instructor requirements. Also offered as MLL 190 and LING 190.
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Class Details
Instructor(s)
Omar Ka
Meets
TuTh 1:00pm - 4:10pm
Dates
06/01/2021 - 07/09/2021
Room
WEB
Instruction Mode
Online
Campus
Main Campus
Location
Univ of MD, Baltimore County
Components
Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
10
Seats Open
10
Combined Section Capacity
20
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
9
Combined Section
Language: Structural & Biol
MLL 190 - 01 (1163)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 7
Wait List Total: 0
Language: Structural & Biol
LING 190 - 01 (1164)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 2
Wait List Total: 0
Language: Structural & Biol
ENGL 190 - 01 (1198)
Status: Open
Seats Taken: 1
Wait List Total: 0