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Undergraduate Programs

BCS 152: Language & Psycholinguistics

Cross-listed: LIN 217, PSY 152, ASL 260
Prerequisites: BCS 110 or 111 or 112; or LIN 110
Offered: Fall
Required or recommended for: BCS Majors--This course is one of the three core courses required for the concentration. Elective for LIN and ASL.

An overview of the nature and processing of human languages, including comparisons between language and animal communication systems, the biological bases of human language, and the cognitive mechanisms used in producing, understanding, and learning language.