The Department of Linguistics at the Deccan College, Postgraduate and Research Institute will run an introductory course, Certificate Course in Introduction to Linguistics, in January 2016.
Linguistics is the study of language. We explore the knowledge of sounds, and how words, sentences, conversations etc. are produced and the components/processes involved in it. How we use language to express meaning.
The course will focus on sound system and its structure, structure of words, sentences, meaning, and meaning in context and also applications of language study in technology, translation, society, mind, brain, language families, media, Historical Linguistics etc. This course will give you basic understanding of Linguistics.
This course will be beneficial for all who are interested in knowing language study or analysis, studying, teaching or researching on language/s. Also for those candidates who are currently working or are planning to work in areas related to language/s, pronunciation, grammar etc. They will also come to know about their own language/s and language in general.
The course will include theory as well as practical sessions in the Department’s Language Laboratory. No prior knowledge of Linguistics is required.
Course Dates :
13 January to 29 January 2016.
2.15 p.m. to 5.15 p. m.
For Further inquiries, contact :
Sambhaji Jadhav on 8805694802 or 7066538805 & Mandar Chavare (Office Clerk) 9860009599 or 020 26513263.
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