(LING 331) Sociolinguistics
Language in relation to society: language communities (bilingualism, language shift, code-switching); the relationship between thought, language, and culture; and the politics and impact of English language teaching worldwide.
|Credit Hours||3.0 Lecture|
|Prerequisite||LING 210 with a C+ or better|
- Quiz and exam questions. Class participation. Midterm and final exam questions.
- Sociolinguistic autobiography, class discussion, group discussion, language analysis
- Lead class discussion, participate/guide group (A and B) discussions, complete mini-research data collection
- Participation in class, feedback, and discussions, updating sociolinguistics autobiography, application of sociolinguistic concepts in final exam; diagram of communities