2022-2023 Cal Poly Humboldt Catalog 
    Sep 29, 2022  
2022-2023 Cal Poly Humboldt Catalog

Linguistics Minor

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Faculty are drawn from several departments for an interdisciplinary, integrated program of study. Participants analyze language in all its aspects.

Linguistics students find they have a background for careers requiring both written and spoken communication skills. Potential careers: linguist, translator, interpreter, advertising specialist, writer, intelligence specialist, speech/language pathologist, speech writer, materials developer, editor, and ESL teacher. This minor also provides a background for students wanting to do graduate work in linguistics, modern languages, or a social science.

Philosophical & Anthropological Approaches

Complete one course.

Language Study

Complete one year of a language other than English at the university level (6-10 units).

Complete one additional elective course.

Culminating Phase

Select course in consultation with advisor.


Nikola Hobbel, Ph.D.
Founders Hall, Room 172

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