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Welcome Transfer Students!  

Welcome to the Department of Linguistics at the University of Utah. We ar excited to have you in our department! Here are some resources to help you with your trasition. We have research opportunities, a linguistics club, and an annual student conference. Please meet with an advisor to help you plan your courses. 

 

If you have a course from another university you think fulfills the requirements for one of our courses, please submit a course evaluation request.  Requests take about a month to process; you will be contacted when a decision is made.

 

Course Evaluation Request

 

Learn how your credits transfer: 

 

BYU course

U of U Equivalent

LING 201 Introduction to Linguistics

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

LING 325 Theoretical Syntax

LING 4020 Introduction to Syntax

LING 332 Semantics

LING 5030 Semantics

LING 335 Pragmatics

LING 5035 Pragmatics

LING 445 Introduction to Psycholinguistics

LING 5060 Language and the Brain

LING 450 Introduction to Historical-Comparative Linguistics

LING 4130 Introduction to Historical Linguistics

LING 452 Introduction to Sociolinguistics

LING 4040 Introduction to Sociolinguistics

LING 542 Field Methods in Linguistics

LING 5210 Field Methods

LING 545 Psycholinguistics

LING 5190 Psycholinguistics

LING 581 Natural Language Processing

LING 5300 Computational Linguistics

 SLCC course

 U of U equivalent

 ENGL 1069 Bad Words & Taboo Terms

 LING 1069 Bad Words &Taboo Terms*

 ENGL 1200 Intro to Linguistics

 LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of   Language*

 ENGL 2030 Language and US Society 

 LING 2030 Language in US Society

 ENGL 2220 World Englishes

 LING 3220 World Englishes 

 ENGL 2475 Language Myths

 LING 3475 Language Myths

*only one intro course can count toward major

 

Students who begin their study of Linguistics at Salt Lake Community College will need to complete the following requirements in order to earn their BA in Linguistics at the University of Utah:

SLCC Track for the University of Utah Linguistics BA Major (36 credits)

Courses taken at Salt Lake Community College

• Introduction to the Field (3 credits): Take one of the following

ENGL 1200 (Introduction to Linguistics) (3 credits)

-OR-

ENGL 1069 (Bad Words and Taboo Terms) (3 credits)

• Electives (9 credits): Take up to three of the following

ENGL 2030 (Language in US Society) (3 credits)

ENGL 2220 (World Englishes) (3 credits)

ENGL 2475 (Language Myths) (3 credits)

 

Bridge course (U of U Continuing Education course taken at SLCC prior to transfer to U of U)

LING 3510 (Grammar and Stylistics) (3 credits)

 

Courses taken at the University of Utah

• Theoretical Foundations (6 credits): Take both of the following

LING 4010 (Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology) (3 credits)

LING 4020 (Introduction to Syntax) (3 credits)

• Theoretical Depth (3 credits): Take one of the following

LING 5011 (Intermediate Phonetics and Phonology) (3 credits)

-OR-

LING 5021 (Intermediate Syntax) (3 credits)

• Capstone (3 credits): Take the following course

LING 5900 (Senior Capstone) (3 credits)

• Electives: at least 3 courses (9 credits)

at least 1 course (3 credits) at the 4000+ level

at least 2 courses (6 credits) at the 5000+

  

Snow College Course

U of U equivalent

ENGL 2660 Intro to Language Systems

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

ENGL 2650 Language in Society

LING 2030 Language in US Society

TESL 2660 Intro to Language Systems

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language


 

For TESOL students transfering from Snow College, LING 2030 can waive LING 3600 requirement

USU Course

U of U equivalent

LING 2100 Languages in Society

LING 4040 Sociolinguistics

LING 3100 Language in Context

LING 4040 Sociolinguistics

LING 3200 Introduction to Linguistics

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

LING 4100 The Study of Language

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

ENGL 4200 Linguistic Structures

LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

ENGL 4210 History of the English Language

LING 3066 Origins of English Words

 UVU course

 U of U equivalent

 ENGL 3020 Modern English Grammars

 LING 3500 Introduction to English Grammar

 Weber State Course

 U of U equivalent

 ENGL 3010 Introduction to Linguistics

 LING 1200 Introduction to the Study of Language

 ENGL 3030 Structure of English

 LING 3500 Introduction to English Grammar

 ENGL 4450 ESL/Bilingual Assessment

 LING 5818 Second Language Test Design

 Westminster Course

 U of U equivalent

 ENGL 335 Englishes of the World: Accents and  Affects

 LING 3220 World Englishes

 

Last Updated: 12/23/19