Course Sequence - Honours BA with Specialization in Linguistics

  Total 1st year 2nd year 3rd year 4th year
Total

120 credits 

(40 courses)

30 credits

(10 courses)

30 credits

(10 courses)

30 credits

(10 courses)

30 credits

(10 courses)

Corecourses

12 credits

(4 courses)

ENG1100  Workshop in Essay Writing

3 course credits from: 
PHI1101 Reasoning and Critical Thinking
PHI1301 Philosophy: Ideas and Arguments

3 course credits from: 
AHL1100 Introduction to  interdisciplinary study in the Arts1
AHL1900 Initiation aux études interdisciplinaires en Arts / Introduction to interdisciplinary study in the Arts1
ENG1120  Literature and Composition I: Prose Fiction 
ENG1121  Literature and Composition II: Drama and Poetry

 
3 course credits from: 
AHL1100 Introduction to  interdisciplinary study in the Arts1
AHL1900 Initiation aux études interdisciplinaires en Arts / Introduction to interdisciplinary study in the Arts1
PHI1102 Moral reasoning
PHI1103 Fundamental Philosophical Questions
PHI1104 Great Philosophers
PHI1302 Philosophy: Themes and Texts
 

 

 

 

Linguistics

60 credits

(20 courses)

Fall: 
LIN1310 Introduction to Linguistics: From Words to Utterances     
LIN1320 Introduction to Linguistics: The Sounds of Language


Winter: 
LIN2310 Introduction to Syntax 
LIN2320 Introduction to Phonology
 

 

 

LIN3310 Syntactic Theory     
LIN3315 Introduction to Semantics     
LIN3320 Phonological Theory 
LIN3325 Intermediate Phonetics     
LIN3328 Morphology

6 optional course credits in linguistics (LIN) at the 4000 level 

3 optional course credits in linguistics (LIN) at the 3000 or 4000 level

24 optional course credits in linguistics (LIN)

Minor or major

0 or 30 credits (0 or 10 courses)

Optional minor added after first year

Students have the option of adding a minor (30 course credits) in any of a number of disciplines offered at the Telfer School of Management or at the faculties of Arts, Engineering, Science, Health Sciences or Social Sciences.
Note that secondary school prerequisite courses may be required for the second program.

Electives

18 or 48 credits (6 or 16 courses)

In the minor option, students must take 18 elective course credits (6 courses).
In all other cases, students must take 48 elective course credits (16 courses).

Notes

1 This course has variable topics.  Students may take this course twice

3 credits = 1 course

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