The Linguistics Minor in CAS
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Six Linguistics courses
An advisor can assist you in designing your program of study. The minor consists of six courses, including the following:
Courses in linguistic theory: four core courses
- CAS LX 250 Introduction to Linguistics
- CAS LX 502 Semantics I
- CAS LX 510 Phonetics
- CAS LX 522 Syntax (offered in the fall)
Students may include up to three transfer courses from other colleges, universities, or non-Boston University study abroad programs and must take a minimum of three courses on the Charles River Campus.
Linguistics Minor and CAS Requirements
Completion of a minor concentration in Linguistics will be considered to have fulfilled the 2-course Humanities Divisional Studies requirement for the College of Arts & Sciences.
Declare your major or minor
- Linguistics & Philosophy
- French & Linguistics
- Italian & Linguistics
- Japanese & Linguistics
- Spanish & Linguistics
- Linguistics Honors program
- Linguistics & Philosophy Honors program
- Other joint majors Honors programs