Upcoming Course Schedule

For your course-planning convenience, we post information here about upcoming course offerings in linguistics. This includes language science courses taught in various departments across campus.

Note that course offerings, times, and locations are subject to change. See the Course Search and Enroll App for up-to-date information on each course.

Summer 2022

We will be offering several Linguistics courses for the first time this summer!

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes
1 CS&D 210 Neural Basis of Communication Finney online; 8-week session 6/20-8/14 Bio Sci
6 English 319 Language, Race & Identity Purnell online; 4-week session 5/23-6/19 Bio Sci or Soc Sci, Ethnic Studies
7 Ling 101 Human Language Holmstrom & Jing in person; 8-week session 6/20-8/14
8 Ling 211 Global Language Issues Showers-Curtis online; 6-week session 6/20-7/31 Soc Sci
9 Ling 237 Language & Immigration in WI Vanhecke online; 6-week session 6/20-7/31 Soc Sci
10 Span 321 Structure of Modern Spanish Armstrong online; 4-week session 6/20-7/14
11 Span 420 Advanced Spanish Phonetics Rao online; 4-week session 7/18-8/14

Spring 2022

Courses required for undergrad majors:

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes Prerequisites
1 Ling 101/301 Human Language/Intro Henke MW 12:05-12:55 (+ Disc.)
2 Ling 322 Morphology Henke MWF 2:25-3:15 Ling 101/301
3 Ling 427 Field Methods II Li TR 2:30-3:45 capstone course open to senior Linguistics majors only; Ling 330 required prereq
4 *Ling 510 Phonological Theories Purnell MWF 9:55-10:45 Ling 310
5 *Ling 530 Advanced Syntax Li TR 11:00-12:15 Ling 330

(*Majors are required to take any ONE 500-level linguistics course)

Graduate seminars:

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes
4 Ling 977 Seminar: Sound Change Salmons W 2:25-5:25

Elective courses (at least 4 are required for the major):

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes Prerequisites
5 CS&D 110 Intro to Communicative Disorders Finney TR 11:00-12:15 Soc Sci
6 CS&D 201 Anatomy & Physiology of Speech Production Parrell MWF 9:55-10:45 Bio Sci
7 CS&D 202 Normal Aspects of Hearing Niziolek MW 2:30-3:45 Bio Sci
8 CS&D 210 Neural Basis of Communication Parrell TR 9:30-10:45 Bio Sci
9 CS&D 440 Child Language Disorders Von Glahn TR 1:00-2:15 CSD 240
14 Eng 314 Structure of English Huynh MWF 9:55-10:45 Sophomore standing
16 Eng 319 Language, Race, and Identity Purnell MWF 12:05-12:55 Bio/Soc Sci, Ethnic Studies Sophomore standing
17 Eng 320 Linguistic Theory and Child Language Cho TR 2:30-3:45 Soc Sci Sophomore standing
20 Eng 415 Introduction to TESOL Methods Nosek TR 1:00-2:15 Sophomore standing
27 Ling 340 Semantics Shields MWF 1:20-2:10 Ling 330

See course descriptions for selected courses!

Fall 2021

Courses required for undergrad majors:

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes Prerequisites
1 Ling 101 Human Language Shields MW 12:05-12:55 + Discussion
2 Ling 310 Phonology Purnell MWF 1:20-2:10 Ling 101/301
3 Ling 330 Syntax Li TR 2:30-3:45 Ling 101/301
4 Ling 522 Advanced Morphology Henke TR 9:30-10:45 Ling majors are required to take one 500-level course of their choice Ling 322
5 Ling 373 Topics in Linguistics: Capstone - Historical Algonquian Phonology Salmons MWF 11:00-11:50 Satisfies the Capstone requirement, i.e. it may be taken instead of Ling 426/427 Senior Ling major - email Becky for permission to enroll

Graduate seminars:

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes
9 Ling 977 Seminar: Syntax and Linearization Li W 2:25-5:25
10 Ling 800 Research Methods & Materials Henke TR 1:00-2:15
11 Eng 711 Research Methods in Applied Linguistics Cho TR 11:00-12:15

Elective courses (at least 4 are required for the major):

wdt_ID Course Instructor Time Special Attributes Prerequisites
1 ALC 432 Chinese Linguistics II Zhu TR 4:00-5:15 sophomore
4 ALC 434 Intro to Japanese Linguistics Mori MW 4:00-5:15 Japanese proficiency
5 CSD 110 Intro to Communicative Disorders Finney MWF 9:55-10:45 Soc Sci
6 CSD 201 Speech Science Parrell MWF 2:25-3:15 Bio Sci
7 CSD 202 Normal Aspects of Hearing Boothalingam TR 2:30-3:45 Bio Sci
8 CSD 240 Lang Development in Children & Adol TR 1:00-2:15
9 CSD 303 Speech Acoustics and Perception Niziolek MWF 11:00-11:50 CSD 201 & 202
10 CSD 315 Phonetics and Phonological Develop. Finney TR 11:00-12:15 CSD 201 & 240
11 CSD 503 Neural Mechanisms of Speech Mueller TR 10:00-11:15 Jr Neurobio major or Grad student
13 Eng 314 Structure of English Huynh MWF 9:55-10:45 sophomore

See course descriptions for selected courses!