AP/LING3410 3.0 M: Writing Systems

Offered by: LING


Winter 2022






Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite

This course deals with the interaction of spoken language and writing structure; functioning and cultural spread of writing systems; historical relationships; and orthographic change, reform and design. Systems studied include Roman, Greek, Cyrillic, Arabic and Hebrew alphabets, and systems of the Indian sub-continent, Korea, China and Japan. Prerequisites: AP/LING 1000 6.00, or AP/LING 2060 6.00 or permission of the department.

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