Description
LANGUAGE AND SOCIETY IN KOREA
Focus on fundamental knowledge of sociolinguistics, language variations, varieties and codes of inherent sociality cultural implements. With substantial differences between eastern and Western cultures, students will study linguistic behavior and social groups, social class, effects of gender, address and reference terms, politeness strategies and style of language form used both in English and Korean in comparative study. Materials arranged to explain and evaluate the interaction of language, society and culture, the process of how people use language to construct social meaning and how those processes influence linguistic structure as well as cross-cultural communication.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Cross-Cultural Awareness
Geographic Region
Pmathic Ctext: Global&Cr. Cult
Asian Studies
Offering
Course
KOREAN 1060
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
East Asian Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring