SPAN 706 - Hispanic Socio-linguistics and Dialectology

Overview

Course Title

Hispanic Socio-linguistics and Dialectology

Description

This course is intended to familiarize students with the study of Spanish dialects based on historical and geographic criteria, as well as to introduce sociolinguistic concepts and issues. Sociolinguistic topics may include social and stylistic variation, language variation and change, dialects and the "standard norm," linguistic attitudes, language and gender, bilingualism, language contact, language attitudes, discourse analysis, etc.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule