Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

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LING 320 001 (CRN: 22664)

ORIGIN&EVOLUTION OF HUMAN LANG

Long Title: ORIGINS AND EVOLUTION OF HUMAN LANGUAGE
Department: Linguistics
Instructor: Kemmer, Suzanne
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: LING 200 OR ANTH 200
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 21-JUL-2024 6:28PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
5-MAY-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM T
 
Description: How did Human Language arise, and what role did language play in the evolution of our species? This course introduces the basic sources of evidence (e.g., fossil remains, comparative primatology, neonatal development) for knowledge of human linguistic prehistory, including the spread of modern humans and human language throughout the world.