EDUC 550 (01) - Language and Linguistic Diversity in Schools

Linguistic Diversity

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Education
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16122
The course offers a broad examination of language and linguistic diversity and identities, drawing from education, sociolinguistics, anthropology, child development, and related fields. Content includes a critical examination of the evolution of the laws and policies affecting linguistic minorities in the U.S. and how they inform the educational rights of emerging and developing bilingual learners. A minimum of 20hrs of fieldwork beyond classroom time is required. Students have the opportunity to identify age group preference for field placement.
Instructors: Denise Desrosiers

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 11:40am - 1:00pm MORR 103