Linguistics Minor

The Linguistics Minor is designed for those who wish to supplement their major academic work in another discipline with work in English. The specific courses satisfying the requirements of the minor are to be selected under the advisement of and approved in advance by, the English Department Chair. For more information, please contact the English Department, 322 Netzer, 607.436.3446.


Required Course 3 s.h.

  • LING 150 Introduction to Language and Linguistics

Selections 15 s.h.

Select five (5) of the following:

  • ANTH 120 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
  • LING 200 Linguistics and Literature
  • LING 201 Language and Society
  • LING 210 Traditional Grammar: English
  • LING 215 Intro to Editing and Publishing
  • LING 294 Special Topics in Linguistics
  • LING 317 Language Acquisition
  • LING 320 History of the English Language
  • LING 322 Varieties of American English
  • LING 394 Studies in Linguistics
  • LING 399 Independent Study in Linguistics (1-6 s.h.) (9 s.h. LING)

TOTAL 18 s.h.


Notes:

1. College rules pertaining to curriculum majors also apply to curriculum minors

  • Minor GPA of at least 2.0
  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade unless offered Pass/Fail only
  • One-half (1/2) of the minor coursework must be completed in residence
  • No more than two courses may overlap between/among all majors/minors; any excess requires additional coursework

2. Check proper course selection, sequence and prerequisite requirements with department of minor