HENK03902U English - Free topic 4: Sociolinguistics (exam form A,B,C)

Volume 2015/2016

This course is an introduction to the field of sociolinguistics, which investigates the relationship between language and society. Through readings, discussions, and on-going assignments, course participants will explore several areas of the field, including language variation, gender and language, and language policy.

Course book:

Mesthrie, R., Swann, J., Deumert, A., & Leap, W.L. (2009). Introducing sociolinguistics (2nd edition). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 978-0-74863844-4

Plus additional readings to be listed on Absalon not later than a month before course start

  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 28
  • Preparation
  • 176,75
  • Total
  • 204,75
7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
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