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These videos provide a helpful introduction to a rich and fascinating discipline. Student Nick McGee talks with professors and students about the many opportunities offered by the Department of Linguistics at Memorial University, and visits two of their research labs.

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  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Morphology, Syntax and Semantics
  • Introduction to Sociolinguistics
  • Language Acquisition
  • Aboriginal Languages
  • Sociolinguistics and Newfoundland
  • Sociolinguistics Online
  • Language Change and Language Contact
  • Historical Linguistics
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Aboriginal Languages Research Laboratory
  • Speech Sciences and Language Acquisition Laboratory


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