- Humanities & Social Sciences > Department of Linguistics (Department of Linguistics )
- The department studies major theories in every field of linguistics and various application areas. It gives students opportunities to specialize not only in theoretical linguistics but also in computational linguistics, semiotics, and practical linguistics. Sub-fields of theoretical linguistics include phonology, syntax, and semantics. Computational linguistics deals with natural language processing and corpus linguistics; semiotics deals with cultural semiotics and visual semiotics; practical linguistics deals with language teaching and language acquisition.