Linguistics - A.B.

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Degree Requirements

Entrance Requirements for the Major

General Education Core Curriculum
(Selected with the advice of an academic advisor)

Areas I II III IV V
Area VI
Major Requirements
College-wide Requirements must be satisfied in order to graduate with this major
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS 120 hours
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I. Foundation Courses (9 hours)

ENGL 1101 or ENGL 1101E or ENGL 1101S 
ENGL 1102 or ENGL 1102E or ENGL 1103 or ENGL 1050H or ENGL 1060H  
MATH 1101 or MATH 1113 or MATH 2200 or MATH 2250 or MATH 2300H or MATH 2400 or MATH 2400H or MATH 2410 or MATH 2410H or STAT 2000
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II. Sciences (7-8 hours)

At least one of the physical science or life science courses must include a laboratory.
Physical Sciences (3-4 hours)
Preferred Course(s): Please consider the Franklin College's Physical Sciences requirement when selecting courses from the Core Curriculum. Some courses approved for the core curriculum do not satisfy the Franklin College requirement. 
Life Sciences (3-4 hours)
Preferred Course(s): Please consider the Franklin College's Biological Sciences requirement when selecting courses from the Core Curriculum. Some courses approved for the core curriculum do not satisfy the Franklin College requirement. 

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III. Quantitative Reasoning (3-4 hours)

Preferred Course(s):  PHIL 2500 or PHIL 2500H or STAT 2000 or STAT 2100H

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IV. World Languages and Culture, Humanities and the Arts (12 hours)

Note: Course credit received as a result of a score on a departmental foreign language placement test will not satisfy the General Education Core Curriculum requirements in Area IV, World Languages and Culture, Humanities and the Arts.
World Languages and Culture (9 hours)
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.

Humanities and the Arts (3 hours)
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.
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V. Social Sciences (9 hours)

  • Students who have not met the Georgia and U.S. Constitution requirement by examination should enroll in POLS 1101 or POLS 1101E or POLS 1105H.
  • A passing grade on an examination on the history of the United States and Georgia is required to satisfy the United States and Georgia History Requirement for all persons receiving a baccalaureate degree from the University, unless exempted by one of the following courses: HIST 2111, HIST 2111E, HIST 2111H, HIST 2112, HIST 2112E, HIST 2112H, HIST 3080H. Examinations are given at University Testing Services. Reexamination is permitted. Contact University Testing Services at (706) 542-3183 for information.
No preferred courses for this area. See Core Curriculum view.

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Area VI
LING 2100 or LING 2100H or LING 2100E 

1. A fourth semester foreign language chosen from one language family below. (3 hours)

2. A second semester foreign language from a different language family than the first requirement. (3-4 hours) 
OR
Choose two foreign languages, from two different language families, for one semester each. (6-8 hours) These two languages must be from a different family than the language in the first requirement. 

NOTE: Languages marked with an asterisk are taught rarely or irregularly and should not be counted on to complete this requirement.

Afro-Asiatic
AMHA - Amharic*
ARAB - Arabic
HAUS - Hausa* 
HEBR - Hebrew
SEMI - Other Semitic languages

Austro-Asiatic
VIET - Vietnamese

Austronesian
INDO - Indonesian*

Indo-European
BENG - Bengali
ENGL(LING) 4060/6060 - Old English
ENGL(LING) 4195/6195 - Middle Welsh*
FREN - French
GREK - Greek
GRMN - German
GRMN(LING) 8320  - Gothic
GRMN(LING) 8400 - Middle High German*
HNDI - Hindi*
ITAL - Italian
LATN - Latin
LING(CLAS) 4610/6610 and LING(CLAS) 4620/6620 - Sanskrit
LING 4900/6900 - Various historical Indo-European languages 
LING 4903/6903 - Old Icelandic 
LING 4904/6904 - Classical Armenian  
LING(SLAV) 4905/6905 - Old Church Slavic*
PASH - Pashto*
PERS - Persian
PORT - Portuguese
RUSS - Russian
SCAN - Swedish*
SLAV - Slavic languages (other than Russian)* 
SPAN - Spanish
URDU - Urdu*

Japonic
JPNS - Japanese

Koreanic
KREN - Korean

Niger-Congo
MAND - Manding* 
SWAH - Swahili
YORB - Yoruba
ZULU - Zulu*

Sign
AMSL 1010, AMSL 1020, AMSL 2010, AMSL 2020  - American Sign Language

Sino-Tibetan
CHNS - Chinese

Turkic
TURK - Turkish*

Quechumaran
QUEC - Quechua

Choose additional hours to fulfill area VI from the following 1000/2000-level courses:
AFST(ANTH)(CMLT)(GEOG)(SOCI)(RELI) 2100 AMHA, ANTH, ARAB, ARTI, CHNS, CLAS, CMLT, COMM, ENGL, FREN, GEOG 1101 or GEOG 2010H, GEOG 1125 or GEOG 2250H, GREK, GRMN, HNDI, INDO, ITAL, JPNS, KREN, LATN, MAND, PERS, PHIL, PORT, RELI, ROML, RUSS, SCAN, SLAV, SPAN, SWAH, TURK, URDU, VIET, YORB, ZULU 

If any of the courses in Area VI have been used to satisfy Areas II-V of the Core Curriculum, General Electives may be taken here. (Refer to College-wide requirements when selecting General Electives)
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Major Requirements

A baccalaureate degree program must require at least 21 semester hours of upper division courses in the major field and at least 39 semester hours of upper division work overall.
Students in the Franklin College must earn a grade of "C" (2.0) or better in major required courses.
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Required Courses (24 hours)
Five of the eight major courses must be taken in residence. 

LING 3060
LING 3150 or LING 3150W

Choose two courses from the following:
CMSD(LING) 3120 
LING 3160
LING 3250
LING 3350
LING 3830
LING 4022/6022
LING 4160/6160
ENGL(LING) 4170/6170 or LLED 5730/7730
LING 4400/6400
LING 4530/6530
LING 4720/6720

Choose two courses from the following:
ENGL(LING) 4886
LING 3850
LING(ENGL) 4080
LING 4210/6210
LING 4690/6690
LING 4710/6710
LING(CMLT) 4870/6870


Six (6) additional hours of LING courses at the 3000/4000 level, which may include no more than 3 hours of directed reading courses (LING 3990, LING 4960RLING 4970RLING 4980R).

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General Electives (36 hours)
Refer to College-wide requirements when selecting general electives.
Upper division (15-36 hours)
Any level (0-21 hours)
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(This total does not include the 1-hour P.E. requirement)
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