Linguistics Department

Course Requirements

For all current degree plans:

LIN 306: Introduction to the Study of Language

LIN 344K: Phonetics: The Production and Perception of Speech Sounds

LIN 345: Language Change and Language Variation

LIN 372K: Sound Patterns: From Sound to Word

LIN 372L: Syntax and Semantics: The Structure and Meaning of Utterances

An additional 12 hours of linguistics courses of your choosing; 9 of these hours must be upper division.

A list of all currently available Liberal Arts degree plans can be found at the link provided. If you are unsure which catalogs or degree plans you may qualify for, you should consult with academic advising.


  • Department of Linguistics

    University of Texas at Austin
    305 E. 23rd Street STOP B5100
    Robert L. Patton Hall (RLP) 4.304
    Austin, TX 78712
    512-471-1701