LING 450: Introduction to Sociolinguistics

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Overview of the study of language variation and change. Topics to be covered include the interaction between language and social factors (age, sex, social class), dialects of English, speech communities, language contact, and language and gender. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: LING 306.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.