This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for LALS 563 in 2015.
LALS-563 – Issues in Sociolinguistics
|Faculty:||Humanities & Soc Sc||Corequisites:||None|
|School:||Linguistics & Applied Language||Restrictions:||None|
This course is a core course for the MA in Linguistics and an optional course for the MA in Applied Linguistics and TESOL. As such the course centres around those areas of sociolinguistics which are of interest to both sociolinguists and applied linguists.
Hornberger, Nancy H. and Sandra Lee McKay (eds.) 2010. Sociolinguistics and Language Education. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.
In addition, a set of reading materials to be used in the course is available for purchase through vicbooks, and available electronically on Blackboard. Textbooks and student notes will be available from www.vicbooks.co.nz
Meyerhoff, Miriam 2010. Introducing Sociolinguistics. London: Routledge.
(A good guide to basic concepts in sociolinguistics. This is recommended pre-reading for the course.)
Bayley, Robert, Richard Cameron and Ceil Lucas (eds.) 2013. The Oxford handbook of Sociolinguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Coupland, Nikolas & Adam Jaworski (eds.) 2009. The New Sociolinguistics Reader. London: Macmillan.
Llamas, Carmen, Louise Mullany & Peter Stockwell 2006. The Routledge Companion to
Sociolinguistics. Abingdon, [England]; N.Y.: Routledge.
Mesthrie, Rajend, Joan Swann, A. Deumert & William L. Leap 2009 (2nd ed.). Introducing Sociolinguistics.
Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
Trimester 2 2014
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10605 (L1)||14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014||Wed||1610 - 1800||24 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]||101||Miriam Meyerhoff*
|8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014||Wed||1610 - 1800||24 Kelburn Pde [Kelburn]||101||10657 (L1)||14 Jul – 16 Nov 2014||tba||[Distance (NZ)]||Miriam Meyerhoff*
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.