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Language Socialization

Explore the ways new speakers of a language are socialized through the process of language acquisition to become culturally competent members of their communities. Examine how individuals are taught the knowledge, skills, and attitudes expected in their particular cultural and speech communities. Focus will be placed on the process of language socialization for children learning the languages of their native communities, but the course will also explore issues of language socialization for foreign language learners. Meets the Critical Perspectives: Social Inequality requirement. Meets the Critical Learning: SHB requirement.

Degree requirement — Critical Learning: SHB, Critical Perspectives: S

1 unit


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2021 Block 4 Language Socialization Barnes Science Center 407 25 / 8 11/15/2021
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