Course Category: LNGA: Languages (Philology)

  • Philology Through Tolkien

    Philology Through Tolkien

    This course uses the life and works of Tolkien as an introduction to the discipline of comparative philology and to highlight the many links between this field and his creative writings. The course offers an introductory overview of several Germanic languages and their literatures, such as Gothic, Old and Middle English, and Old Norse, and…

  • Language Invention Through Tolkien

    Language Invention Through Tolkien

    This course will explore language invention through the works of the greatest and most prolific inventors of language for fictional works and world building – J.R.R. Tolkien.

  • Digital Text

    Digital Text

    This course is an introduction to developing and working with texts electronically, particularly literary and historical language texts.