Linguistics and English Language
 

Introduction to Sociolinguistics

Introduction to Sociolinguistics
How language functions in culture and society; focus on the development, typology, and description of the relationship between language and society.
LING
452
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesELANG 223; or LING 201
 TaughtWinter
 ProgramsContaining LING 452
Course Outcomes: 

Understand Relationship between Language Use and Society

Understand the relationship between language use and society with respect to regional, social, ethnic and contextual variation.

Conduct Sociolinguistic Research

Conduct research into a wide range of sociolinguistic variation.

Impart Sociolinguistic Knowledge

Impart knowledge of sociolinguistics and related research in presentations and papers.