Linguistics Program Learning Outcomes
- Communicate original analyses of linguistic data in a ﬁeld-appropriate medium (research
paper, oral presentation, or poster) using commonly accepted formal frameworks (understood
broadly). Engage collaboratively with other linguists, such as classmates or professors,
to produce a coherent analysis.
- Demonstrate command over formal frameworks (understood broadly) and research techniques
in linguistics—i.e. students should be able to answer research questions via syntactic,
semantic, or phonological analysis; by designing and executing a simple experiment;
or by engaging in other kinds research used by linguists.
- Participate in a meaningful learning experience that prepares the student to meet
his/her goals after earning a linguistics degree.
- Identify the import of one’s own analyses for our understanding of language, people,
or society as a whole.
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