Language, Culture, and Society: Korea

EAST 0650 S01 [CRN: 24293]

This course aims to look into the interaction between language, culture and society. It will specifically examine the role of language in myriads of social contexts with special focus on Korean society. Topics to be covered in this course include language contact (e.g. with Japan and China), language variation (e.g. regional, generational, gender), language and identity, language and social class, language perceptions and attitudes, language education in a social context, and so on. Knowledge of the Korean language is preferred but not required. FYS
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
20
Course Attributes
First Year Seminar
Primary Instructor
Meetings
15:00 - 17:30 Wed - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
14