LING 401


Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: 201

An introduction to the linguistic structures of the Salish family of languages, one of the major language families in British Columbia. May focus on a particular Salish language, and will include discussion of oral and written literature and related cultural topics. Language revitalization among Salish language communities will be discussed.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of LING 401, LING 201.
  • May be taken more than once for credit with permission of the department to a maximum of 3 units.


  • Minimum third-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Linguistics offered by the Department of Linguistics in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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