Linguistics - Supplemental Major

This program consists of 24 credits drawn from the lists below. In addition, students must satisfy the College of Arts and Sciences Second Language Requirement. 

Prefix Title Credits
Core Requirements
LING 2110GIntroduction to the Study of Language and Linguistics3
LING 302VLanguage and Society3
LING 303Exploring Language Systems3
One additional LING course to be selected from the following:3
Introduction to Psycholinguistics3
Introduction to Psycholinguistics
Topics in Linguistics3
Language and the Mind: Introduction to Psycholinguistics3
Research in Linguistics3
Select 12 credits from the following: 112
Anthropological Linguistics3
Second Language Acquisition3
Compilers and Automata Theory4
Independent Study 21-6
Compilers and Automata Transition3
Programming Language Structure I3
Special Topics 21-6
Communication Research Methods3
Communication Theory and Discovery3
Persuasion Theory and Practice3
Organizational Communication3
Communication and Culture3
Conflict Management3
Interpersonal Communication3
Small Group Communication3
Political Communication3
Technologies of Human Communication3
Strategic Communication3
Deception and Communication3
Family Communication3
Nonverbal Communication3
Sports Communication3
Environmental Communication3
Communication Internship3
International Communication3
Health Communication3
Independent Study 21-3
Selected Topics 21-6
French Phonetics3
Special Topics in French1-3
Special Topics in German1-3
Independent Studies in German1-3
Independent Studies in Linguistics 21-3
Formal Logic3
Philosophy of Language3
Philosophy of Mind3
Independent Luso-Brazilian Studies 21-3
Directed Readings1-3
Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3
Topics in Applied Spanish Linguistics3
Introduction to Spanish Phonetics3
History of the Spanish Language3
Structure of Spanish3
Espanol de los Estados Unidos3
Communication and Autism3
Language Acquisition3
Speech and Hearing Science3
Speech Disorders across the lifespan3
Anatomy and Physiology of Speech Mechanisms3
Neural Bases of Communication Disorders3
Total Credits24

At least 3 hours must be at the 400 level. No more than 6 hours may be from the department where the student is obtaining his/her major.


All Independent Study, Special topic, or Directed Reading courses must be approved by the Department of Languages and Linguistics to count toward Supplementary Major.