JAL4130 - Japanese sociolinguistics
12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader(s): Helen Marriott
Clayton First semester 2009 (Day)
An advanced introduction to sociolinguistics in its application to the study of Japanese and English usage in contact situations. Special emphasis is placed on intercultural communication, cross-cultural discourse patterns and speech acts, and Japanese language contact.
Written and oral work: 100%
3 hours (2 x 1 hour seminars and 1 x 1 hour tutorial) per week