Introduction to Syntax

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Linguistics
Course Number: 
401
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Introduction to syntactic theory, with implications for universal grammar and grammatical theory in general. Topics include theories of phrase structure, the form and functioning of transformations, grammatical relations, anaphora and control, word order problems, universals of grammar, relations between grammatical theory and learnability, language acquisition. Honors option may be available. Prerequisite: LINGUIST 201.
Comments: 
Pre Req: LINGUIST 201
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
29873

Course Sections

Introduction to Syntax
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Magda Oiry moiry@linguist.umass.edu TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM Machmer Hall room W-26