Minor in Linguistics

Wayne State's Minor in Linguistics invites students on an adventure where the study of language becomes a captivating exploration of human communication. This minor is tailored for students seeking to unravel the mysteries of language structure, evolution and cultural diversity. Students will delve into the intricacies of syntax, phonetics and sociolinguistics, gaining valuable insights into how languages shape our perceptions of the world.

Whether you're majoring in anthropology, computer science or literature, the linguistics minor enhances your analytical and critical thinking skills while fostering a deep appreciation for the rich tapestry of human languages. Be a part of decoding the building blocks of communication and discover how linguistics opens doors to understanding the complexity and beauty of the languages that connect us all.

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