Australian Oceanic Pacific Languages Literatures and Linguistics Major

Description: A program that focuses on the languages native to Papua/New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, and the island groups of the Pacific Ocean, including, but not limited to, the Papuan languages, the Australian languages, the Micronesian languages, and the Polynesian languages. Includes instruction in philology; linguistics; dialects and pidgins; literature; and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.

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Australian Oceanic Pacific Languages Literatures and Linguistics Major

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The required and elective courses you would take for Australian Oceanic Pacific Languages Literatures and Linguistics majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Anthropology
  • Foreign Language
  • Geography
  • Linguistics

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