|Winter Term 2018 Introduction to Sociolinguistics - 1617 - LING 325
Prerequisites/Notes: LING 150 or ANTH 110
Catalog Description : This course presents an introduction to sociolinguistics, a discipline within linguistics concerned with the systematic investigation of language in relation to the social world. Topics include language variation and change, social identity and language use, linguistic diversity, and language ideologies. We will also practice methods for collecting and analyzing sociolinguistic data.
Attributes: Foundation/Gateway Course