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LANGUAGE IN FILM
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - International Christian University - 'International Christian Univ.', 'International Christian Univ. with Internship'
UC Course SubjectLinguistics
Number & Suffix: 111
Full UC Title: LANGUAGE IN FILM 
Transcript Title: LANGUAGE IN FILM 
UC QTR Units - Division: 2.5 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course examines representations of human (and non-human) language as they appear in popular media such as film, television, cartoons, advertising, and other popular genres. It pays special attention to film. Topics include: popular (mis-) conceptions of human language; scientific conceptions of language constructed in linguistics and other disciplines; language and symbolism in films; how culture defines the language; attitudes about language and their speakers as reflected in popular culture; and what films and film directors say directly or indirectly about language in the world. Assessment: comment sheets (20%) and final paper (80%). 
Language of Instruction: Japanese
English
 
Partner Title: LANGUAGE IN FILM AND POPULAR CULTURE 
Partner University Department: Media, Communication and Culture 
Partner University Course Number: MCC216J/E