Hinweis: Die Angaben zu den Semestern sind nur Empfehlungen, keine Anmeldebeschränkungen.
This class will be taught in a digital format. At this stage it is unclear whether it will be possible to return to a format of classroom presence during the
This class will be taught using materials posted online and through video conferences (to be announced). To access the materials and participate in video conferences, you need a device with an internet connection, microphone, and camera.
Sociolinguistics is concerned with language in social andcultural context, especially how people with different social identities (e.g.gender, age, race, ethnicity, class) speak and how their speech changes indifferent situations. In this class, we will focus on these interrelationships,for example, how features of dialects (ways of pronouncing words, choice of words, patterns of words) cluster together to form personal styles of speech.