2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

ENG 620 English Linguistics for Educators

An introduction for ESL teachers to fundamentals of linguistics, with special attention to the structure and use of English and how its features compare to those of other languages frequently spoken by ESL learners. This includes sound systems, vocabulary, grammar, differences between oral and written language use, and the intersection of language and culture. Not open to students who have credit in ENG 334. Prerequisite: permission of the department chairperson.