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LANGUAGE AND SOCIAL CONTEXT
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Sydney - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectLinguistics
Number & Suffix: 14
Full UC Title: LANGUAGE AND SOCIAL CONTEXT 
Transcript Title: LANG&SOCIAL CONTEXT 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This course offers an introduction to the study of the interrelationship between language and society. It is concerned with phenomena of language change and how that leads to varieties in a language. It answers the following questions: How are these varieties linked to social differences? What distinguishes male speech from female speech and what are the linguistic styles of different social classes or ethnic groups? What is slang, or jargon, and what distinguishes a casual conversation from an interview? 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: LANGUAGE AND SOCIAL CONTEXT 
Partner University Department: Linguistics 
Partner University Course Number: LNGS1002