Introduction to General Linguistics

Introduction to General Linguistics

Study Cycle: 1

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 0

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): izr. prof. dr. Stopar Andrej

Language and language media as semiotic systems. The history of linguistics from pre-Socratic rhetoricians to the 20th century structuralists. Levels of linguistic analysis: phonetics and phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics. Language and mind. Language and social stratification. Linguistic terminology in Slovene and in English.