A degree in lingusitics
Linguistics is devoted to the scientific study of language structure and use. Wayne State's Linguistics Program offers an interdisciplinary approach to the field, allowing students to explore a wide range of topics and issues in language research.
Shannon Yee, field linguist and documentionist in training, from Detroit to Cameroon
Linguistics is not an academic discipline people know of early on in life, although we use language everyday. How to study a less-studied and under-documented language is a practice even more rare. Then how has Shannon Yee finally disccovered linguistics and decided to become a field linguist to work on Swo spoken in Cameroon?