Bilingualism in North America

Summer Session 2020: June 1-July 9

Description

This course explores numerous sociolinguistic aspects of bilingualism through the study of specific regions and populations in North America. Topics include identity, communication in bilingual groups and families, code-switching, language choices, registers of language, bilingual and immersion education, dominant vs. minority languages, language politics, ebonics, and the impact of legislation that attempts to govern language use.

Class Notes

Online students log on daily at anytime to the Chico State Portal Connection at www.csuchico.edu to access course updates from faculty and/or review material.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Morris, James R
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
1180
Course
FLNG 355 -
SECT 701
Units
3
Fees
Amount per Unit
  • $302 / unit
Class Meeting Dates

06/01/2020 - 07/09/2020

Days

Times

TBA

FLNG 355 - SECT 701

Bilingualism in North America

Class: 1180 Units: 3 Fees: $906.00

M-F 06/01/2020 - 07/09/2020 TBA

This course explores numerous sociolinguistic aspects of bilingualism through the study of specific regions and populations in North America. Topics include identity, communication in bilingual groups and families, code-switching, language choices, registers of language, bilingual and immersion education, dominant vs. minority languages, language politics, ebonics, and the impact of legislation that attempts to govern language use.

Class Notes

This course explores numerous sociolinguistic aspects of bilingualism through the study of specific regions and populations in North America. Topics include identity, communication in bilingual groups and families, code-switching, language choices, registers of language, bilingual and immersion education, dominant vs. minority languages, language politics, ebonics, and the impact of legislation that attempts to govern language use.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Morris, James R
Location
WWW ONLINE