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INTRODUCTION TO APPLIED LANGUAGE STUDIES
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: South Africa - University of Cape Town - 'Univ. of Cape Town'
UC Course SubjectLinguistics
Number & Suffix: 10
Full UC Title: INTRODUCTION TO APPLIED LANGUAGE STUDIES 
Transcript Title: APPLIED LANGUAGE 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This course focuses on the study of language in its social context. It begins with an introduction to the basic concepts and issues in sociolinguistics. It then covers such topics as regional variation; social variation; language change; multilingualism; language and interaction; gender and language; language contact; pidgins, creoles and new Englishes; language planning and policy; language and education; the sociolinguistics of sign language. Assessment: coursework (50%), final exam (50%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: INTRODUCTION TO APPLIED LANGUAGE STUDIES 
Partner University Department: Linguistics 
Partner University Course Number: AXL1301S