Have you ever wondered why males and females seem to speak different languages? What is the difference between human communication and animal communication? How do children acquire language, and why it is so easy for them and so hard for adults? How does language evolve with time? What can be done to preserve minority languages? How do you transcribe sounds of any human language and what kinds of sounds do languages use? What do language sounds look like? How can you catch criminals by the unique patterns of their voices? Find the answers to these and many other questions when you choose linguistics at the University.