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Spring 2013 Semester
Oct 13, 2015
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LING 3442 - Sociolinguistics
Focuses on why people choose to say things in different ways in different situations. Examines language behavior in its social context and outlines the linguistic constructs that allow conversation to occur, the types of variation that can occur in registers and dialects, and the possible reasons for choosing different linguistic varieties. Also explores linguistic variation in relation to social context, gender, socioeconomic class, race, and ethnicity. Prereq. (a) LING 1150 or ENGL 1150 and (b) ENGL 1111 or ENGL 1102.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Interdisc Studies - Science Department

Course Attributes:
NU Core Writing Intsv in Majr, UG College of Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

(Undergraduate level LING 1150 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level ENGL 1150 Minimum Grade of D-) and (Undergraduate level ENGL 1111 Minimum Grade of C or Undergraduate level ENGL 1102 Minimum Grade of C)

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