EDUC 897 (M1) - Special Topics in Education

SpcTop/Sociolinguistics

Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2020 - Summer Session II (05/18/2020 - 07/24/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 70978
An experimental course for the purpose of introducing a new course or teaching a special topic for a semester in an area of specialization in Education.
Instructors: Anne McQuade

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/18/2020 7/24/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course introduces the basic principles of Sociolinguistics, emphasizing the connections between language and society and the way language is used in different social situations. Attention will be focused on the social and cultural nature of second language acquisition for children and adolescents in American schools and adults in community and professional settings. Field-based experiences and case studies will help educators build on the linguistic assets multilingual students and communities bring to their learning.

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