This information is for the 2016 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
Holmes, Janet 2013 (4th edition). An Introduction to Sociolinguistics. Harlow: Pearson Ed.
(A good guide to basic concepts and ideas. This is recommended pre-reading for the cours
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 2015
* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.
|CRN||From/To||Days||Time||Building [Campus]||Room||Instructor||10605 (L1)||13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015||Mon||1210 - 1400||Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]||105||Meredith Marra*
|7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015||Mon||1210 - 1400||Von Zedlitz [Kelburn]||105||10657 (L1)||13 Jul – 15 Nov 2015||tba||[Distance (NZ)]||Meredith Marra*
Course Outline Information
For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.