Iberian Language and Linguistics

Languages & Cultures, School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

College of Arts and Law

Details

Code 22080

Level of study First Year

Credit value 10

Semester 2

Module description

In the course of 10 sessions (1. Introduction to Linguistics 2. Principles of linguistics and native speaker's competence 3. Language change over time: the Indo-European group 4. Language change over region: Dialectology 5. Language change over society: Sociolinguistics and Language planning 7. Catalan 8. Catalan 9. Galician 10. Basque 11. Conclusion) the module will cover the basic principles of linguistics, with specific emphasis on language change and the minority languages of Spain.