Alexandra Kohut

Teaching Fellow
Alexandra Kohut
Email: aekohut@bu.edu
Office address: Linguistics Department, 621 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215
Office hours: Fall 2019: R 3:30-5, and by appointment

BA, Bryn Mawr College
MA, Indiana University, Bloomington

Courses

Fall 2019

Course number Course title Section Instructor Days Time Room

CAS LX 250

Introduction to Linguistics

S3 Kohut F 11:15-12:05 SHA 202
S8 Kohut F 3:35-4:25 CAS 212
Study of the fundamental properties that all languages share, and of how languages differ, with respect to structure (sound system, word formation, syntax), expression of meaning, acquisition, variation, and change; cultural and artistic uses of languages; comparison of oral, written, and signed languages. [Prereq: none]
  • Students signing up for CAS LX 250 A1 should also sign up for one of the Friday discussion sections.
  • Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS.
  • This course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas:
    • Scientific Inquiry I
    • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy
    • Critical Thinking

Spring 2020 (tentative)

Course number Course title Section Instructor Days Time Room

CAS LX 250

Introduction to Linguistics

S3 Kohut F 10:10-11 CAS 316
S4 Kohut F 1:25-2:15 STH 319
S5 Kohut F 2:30-3:20 STH 319
Study of the fundamental properties that all languages share, and of how languages differ, with respect to structure (sound system, word formation, syntax), expression of meaning, acquisition, variation, and change; cultural and artistic uses of languages; comparison of oral, written, and signed languages. [Prereq: none]
  • Students signing up for CAS LX 250 A1 should also sign up for one of the Friday discussion sections.
  • Carries humanities divisional credit in CAS.
  • This course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas:
    • Scientific Inquiry I
    • Global Citizenship and Intercultural Literacy
    • Critical Thinking