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LING 415 Semantics

LING 415  Semantics  Units: 3.00  

The aim of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the fundamental concepts and tools of analysis in semantics. Students will learn to recognize and identify different features of word meaning and a variety of semantic relations between words and sentences. The characteristics of logical relations and truth-function semantics and the role these play in the interpretation of words and sentences will be discussed.

Learning Hours: 120 (36 Lecture, 84 Private Study)  
Requirements: Prerequisite LING 340 or permission of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures.  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science