Linguistics Minor

The minor in Linguistics is available as an adjunct to all majors in the B.A., B.Sc., and BASc. except the General Major in the Humanities if Linguistics is chosen as one of the disciplinary streams.

Required courses:

Six courses (18.0 credit hours) in Linguistics, including at least one Linguistics course (3.0 credit hours) at the 3000/4000 level.

One of the following courses may be counted as one of the six courses required for the Linguistics minor:

Anthropology 2510 - Language, Culture, and Communication

Blackfoot 2210 - Structure of the Blackfoot Language

Blackfoot 3210 - Blackfoot Morphology and Syntax

Cree 2210 - Structure of the Plains Cree Language

English 2810 - Grammar

English 3450 - Old English

English 3901 - History of the English Language

French 3450 - Phonetics and Diction

French 4001 - Advanced Language II

German 3000 - Advanced Language

Greek 1300 - Elementary Biblical Greek II

Hebrew 1100 - Elementary Hebrew II

Japanese 3001 - Advanced Language

Latin 1100 - Elementary Latin II

Philosophy 3280 - Philosophy of Language

Psychology 3240/Linguistics 3240 - Psychology of Language

Spanish 3001 - Advanced Language

Instead of a course from the above list, students may, with the permission of the Department of Modern Languages, include one Topics or Series course with an emphasis on Linguistics offered by another discipline.

No more than one Independent Study (Linguistics 2990, 3990, 4990) or Applied Studies (Linguistics 2980, 3980, 4980) course may be counted towards the minor.

Additional restrictions apply. See Part 7 of the UofL Calendar for complete details.

Note:   Minors are linked to your calendar year and some minors may not be available for previous calendar years. Your calendar year will be the year of your most recent admission to the University of Lethbridge. Contact an Academic Advisor for more information (see Academic Advising).