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CRC19: Courses

ANTH 341 Introduction to Linguistics

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: Eligibility for ENGWR 300 or the equivalent skills as demonstrated through the assessment process.

Transferable: CSU; UC

CID: C-ID ANTH 130

This course explores the role of language in social interaction and world view. It examines minority languages and dialects, bilingualism, literacy and the social motivation of language change through technology, globalization, and colonialism. The student will also be introduced to the analytical techniques of linguistics, the universal structures of language, and the demonstration of their relevance to language in sociocultural issues.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEMONSTRATE AN UNDERSTANDING OF ANTHROPOLOGICAL LINGUISTICS.(SLO 1)