LINGUIS 150. Acquisition of Language II. 4 Units.

Provides students with in-depth experience in different facets of research in language science. It includes theoretical, behavioral, computational, and/or applied language science topics and methodologies.

Lust, Universal Grammar: The Strong Continuity Hypothesis in First Language Acquisition.
Photo provided by Flickr

Focuses on native language learning, exploring the way in which infants and very young children unconsciously uncover the rich systematic knowledge of their native language. Examines both experimental and computational studies that quantitatively investigate the "how" of language acquisition.

LINGUIS 151. Acquisition of Language II. 4 Units.

Bickerton, Creole Languages, the Language Bioprogram Hypothesis, and Language Acquisition.
Photo provided by Flickr

Focuses on models of language change, acquisition, and complexity, looking at the connections between them to explain empirical data relating to the form of existing languages and how languages change over time. Emphasis is placed on computational and mathematical models.

A Grammar of the Ithkuil Language - Introduction

Finite automata and regular sets: DFA, NFA, properties of regular languages, pumping lemma, Myhill-Nerode theorem. Pushdown automata and Context free languages (CFL), properties of CLFs, deterministic context free languages, properties of CFLs. Turing Machine (TM) and Effective computation: Equivalent models of TM, nondeterministic TM, Universal machines, halting problem, Undecidability and Rice's Theorem. Complexity Classes: P, NP, Cook's theorem

Lifting the Veil - Want to know

Rights, including the acquisition of rights and bona fides and the exercise of rights and good faith.TRM 242 Tourism Law (3+0+0) 3 ECTS 4
(Turizm Hukuku)

Basic knowledge of legal rights and responsibilities in hotel and restaurant management.

Energy and the Human Journey: Where We Have Been; …

Students are admitted to the program in the fall quarter. Students must hold a B.A. or B.S., normally in a social science or related field, and should have had at least four units of undergraduate statistics or equivalent mathematics courses. Students must meet the general admission requirements for graduate studies, which include official transcripts of all college course work, Graduate Record Examination scores for tests taken within the past five years, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants whose first language is not English must also take the Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and achieve a score of at least 80 out of 120. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination may be used instead, in which case a minimum overall score of 7 out of 9 is required, with a score of not less than 6 out of 9 on any individual module.

All George’s Writings « George Lakoff

An overview of the main schools of political theory, including democracy, authoritarianism, and alternative theories. The aim is to demonstrate familiarity with important thinkers and major works in the history of political theory; use theoretical language to analyze and critique political behavior and events; identify the strengths and weaknesses of different forms of government; and demonstrate knowledge of crucial concepts (justice, power, authority, the state, social contract, etc.) and their history. Topics include the philosophical foundations of liberalism, socialism, and conservatism and the core political concepts of justice, power, and authority.