Canada Institute of Linguistics (CanIL) East

Tyndale University College

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

CanIL East is hosted at Tyndale University College (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) and CanIL West is hosted at Trinity Western University (Langley, British Columbia, Canada).

Through Tyndale University College, CanIL East offers a major in Linguistics consisting of 12 linguistics courses (36 credit hours) and a minor in Linguistics consisting of 8 courses (24 credit hours). The course offerings include Intro to Linguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Syntax, Morphology, and Sociolinguistics, among others.


The primary language of instruction for this program is English.

Courses in this program can be taken apart from the degree.

This program prepares students to begin functioning in the following role(s) in language work:

This program offers foundational courses that prepare the student to also serve in a number of other potential language development roles with SIL, including translationliteracylinguisticsscripture engagementlanguage assessment, and arts & ethnomusicology. The additional required courses for working in these roles is available at other training programs


Degrees offered

  • BA in Linguistics
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