Survey of Luso-Brazilian Linguistics
Spanish & Portuguese College of Humanities
Introduction to linguistics of Portuguese: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, history of the Portuguese language, philology, dialectology, sociolinguistics, and psycholinguistics.
Explain general principles of linguistics
Identify and explain the foundational concepts of linguistics.
Describe major subfields of linguistics
Describe elements of the sound system, the structure of words and sentences, and the semantic properties of Portuguese.
Relate linguistic principles to language variation
Relate basic principles of linguistics and knowledge of its major subfields to how language varies socially, geographically, and temporally.