LING 470. Language and Society in Africa. 3 Hours NW AE42/GE3H / H/W.

Examines issues and problems associated with language use in sub-Saharan Africa from a sociological perspective. Topics covered include an overview of the types of languages spoken on the continent: indigenous languages, colonial languages, pidgins and creoles, and Arabic as a religious language; problems associated with the politics of literacy and language planning; writing and standardization of indigenous languages; and the cultural and ideological dilemmas of language choice. (Same as AAAS 470.) Prerequisite: AAAS 103, AAAS 305, or LING 106; or consent of instructor. LEC.

Minor in Linguistics

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...9 LING 106 Introductory Linguistics or LING 107...Structure of Chinese AAAS 470 Language and Society...

Bachelor of Science in Education

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...3 LING 106 Introductory Linguistics 3 or LING...the 19th Century FREN 470 French Literature of...

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in African and African-American Studies

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...Theatre and Drama AAAS/LING 370 Introduction to...African-American Studies AAAS 470 Language and Society...

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

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...S 470, LA&S 475, LA&S 480, LA&S 485, LA&S 490, LING...