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Honours program

(60 credits)

Required courses ( 24 credits)

LING 201 Introduction to Linguistics
LING 330 Phonetics
LING 331 Phonology 1
LING 360 Introduction to Semantics
LING 371 Syntax 1
LING 480 Honours Thesis
PHIL 210 Intro to Deductive Logic 1 (Department of Philosophy)

Complementary courses in Linguistics (36 credits)

36 credits with 24 credits in Linguistics and 12 credits in related fields.

24 linguistics credits are selected as follows:

15 linguistics credits must be at the 400 or 500 level,
3 of which are selected from the following list:

LING 425 Historical Linguistics
LING 450 Laboratory Linguistics
LING 451 Acquisition of Phonology
LING 455 Second Language Syntax
LING 520 Sociolinguistics 2
LING 521 Dialectology
LING 530 Acoustic Phonetics
LING 555 Language Acquisition 2
LING 590 Lang. Acquisition & Breakdown

and 9 other credits in linguistics, usually at the 200 or 300 level

Complementary courses in related fields

12 credits to be selected from the following list:

Computer Science

COMP 202 Foundations of Programming
COMP 230 Logic and Computability
COMP 250 Intro to Computer Science

French Language Literature

FREN 231 Linguistique française
FREN 336 Hist. de la langue française
FREN 434 Sociolinguistique du français


Any course(s) in language structure (other than the student's native language). Literature courses are not acceptable.


MATH 240 Discrete Structures 1


Any course(s) in logic or philosophy of science

PHIL 304 Chomsky
PHIL 306 Philosophy of Mind
PHIL 415 Philosophy of Language
PHIL 515 course description not available


PSYC 311 Human Cognition and the Brain
PSYC 316 Psychology of Deafness
PSYC 340 Psych of Language
PSYC 341 The Psychology of Bilingualism
PSYC 530 Applied Topics in Deafness
PSYC 532 Cognitive Science
PSYC 561 Methods:Dev Psycholinguistics


Any course(s) in statistics (from any department)


An average B+ grade (program GPA of 3.3) is required to maintain Honours standing in Linguistics and a minimum grade of B+ must be obtained in three out of four of the following courses: LING 330, LING 331, LING 360, LING 371, as well as in the Honours Thesis.  As per Faculty of Arts rules, a minimum CGPA of 3.00 must be maintained. The requirement for First Class Honours is CGPA of 3.5 and a minimum grade of A- in the Honours Thesis.