School of Languages, Linguistics, Literatures and Cultures

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We're the home of languages and linguistics at UCalgary.

You can study Arabic, Chinese, French or German. Explore Italian, Japanese, Linguistics or Russian. Learn Spanish or some of the Indigenous languages of Alberta.

Our faculty research linguistic structure and cultural, literary, and cinematic traditions. And they apply linguistic insights into language teaching, learning, and translation.

 

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Current courses

Find out what courses are being offered in current and future semesters, and explore course outlines.

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Fall 2020 Grad Studies application deadlines

Languages, Literatures and Cultures: Application deadline: January 15
Linguistics: Application deadline: January 10

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Language course placement

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News and Announcements


Curious Kids: How are languages formed?

Humans are constantly changing our languages in terms of sounds, words, meanings, and grammar, writes Darin Flynn, Faculty of Arts, in Conversation Canada...

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Congratulations to SLLLC Graduate Students

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Canada National Japanese Language Speech Contest

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Congratulations to the 2021-22 Calgary Institute for the Humanities Fellowship Recipients

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In the Media


In the News: Darin Flynn, School of Languages, Linguistics, Literatures and Cultures, in NewsTalk 1010

Curious Kids: How are languages formed?

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In the News: Darin Flynn, Languages, Linguistics, Literatures and Cultures, in The National Post

Curious Kids: How are languages formed?

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In the News: Radio-Canada: Ici Premiére

Portrait des langues minorée en Afrique de l’Ouest avec Ozouf Sénamin Amedegnato

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In the News: Darin Flynn, Languages, Linguistics, Literatures and Cultures, in The Chronicle Herald

It's ‘comma-la’: Insisting on mispronouncing Kamala Harris's name is racist

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