Linguistics and English Language
 

Modern American Usage

Modern American Usage
Current conventions and effective use of American English.
ELANG
322
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesELang 223 or Ling 201 or concurrent enrollment.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Summer
 ProgramsContaining ELANG 322
Course Outcomes: 

Evaluating English Usage

Students will be able to identify and use multiple approaches to evaluating English usage.

Tools for Evaluating English Usage

Students will be able to identify and use the most appropriate tools for each approach.

Evaluating the Validity of Prescriptive Rules

Students will be able to evaluate the validity of prescriptive rules by using these approaches and tools.