Description
ASPECTS OF SOCIOLINGUISTICS
Aims at providing insights into how social relationships influence language, and how language can play a role in shaping social relationships, both in the individual and societal level. Some of the issues we will look at are; attitudes towards languages, dialects and society; social differentiations of language; black English; multilingualism; bilingual education and language planning.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Social Science
Writing Intensive Course
Pmathic Ctext: Soc/Behav
Global Studies
Offering
Course
LING 1267
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Linguistics
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: ENG 0102 or ENGCMP (0002 or 0006 or 0020 or 0200 or 0203 or 0205 or 0207 or 0208 or 0210 or 0212) or ENGFLM 0210 or FP (0003 or 0006)
*Applies to all WRIT Courses*
Typically Offered
Spring