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Student Learning Objectives

Students who earn a B.A. in Linguistics at UC Davis are expected to be able to


express, assess, and defend analyses of linguistic data or societal concerns related to language use, with clarity and rigor in standard written academic English;  

effectively analyze the structure of languages, as manifested in their phonological, morphological, syntactic, and/or semantic systems; and 

effectively utilize a standard scientific research methodology appropriate to linguistic analysis.