An introduction to internal and comparative reconstruction, the methods’ uses, and their position within various models of language change. Also examined will be language death and language birth.
This course will be taught in English.
Based on the student demonstrating an understanding of each topic.
To be advised.
Students will be graded based on their participation in class, their acquisition of knowledge, their level of comprehension, and their acquisition of general skills. 2/3 attendance mandatory.
Assignments to be written in English.