In light of the Covid-19 situation,  all UC Davis Fall 2020 courses will move to virtual instruction.  As a result, the department’s administrative functions have moved to remote work conditions until further notice.  At this time, the preferred method of contact for departmental staff members is e-mail; please visit our administrative staff contact page for further information.

Course Descriptions

The Department of Linguistics offers more than 40 undergraduate courses and more than 30 graduate and professional courses.
The UC Davis General Catalog contains brief descriptions for all Department of Linguistics courses. Not all courses are offered concurrently. The abbreviation "LIN" designates courses in the Department of Linguistics.