French and Italian

Introduction to French Linguistics

Introduction to French Linguistics
Subfields (phonetics, morphology, syntax, lexicology, semantics) and approaches (socio-linguistics, semiology, and pragmatics).
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesFren 321.
 RecommendedFren 322, 340, 361, 362.
 TaughtFall, Winter Contact Department, Spring Contact Department, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining FREN 431
Course Outcomes: 

Linguistics Research

Conduct independent research (finding examples of the linguistic phenomena examined in the course, applying analytical diagrams, comparing linguistic phenomena in various languages, using various instruments of linguistic analysis).


Identify the fundamental elements of French linguistics (basic terms and concepts of phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, lexicology, and semantics)

Linguistic Diversity

Evaluate and appreciate francophone diversity.