Survey of General Linguistics

Survey of General Linguistics

Level: 1

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 30

Tutorials: 0

ECTS točke: 6

Lecturer: red. prof. dr. Marvin Tatjana

Content

Linguistics as an empirical science, defining the object of study, the data and methodology of contemporary linguistics.

The history of linguistics.
- A survey of five models:
- Traditional grammar;
- Medieval grammar;
- Historical grammar;
- Structuralism
- Generative grammar.

Language universals and language typology.

The phylogeny of language.

The ontogeny of language.