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Sociolinguistics

Code: 188267
ECTS: 3.0
Lecturers in charge: izv. prof. dr. sc. Mirjana Matea Kovač
Lecturers: doc. dr. sc. Sandra Lukšić - Seminar
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Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 15
Seminar 15
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
Description:
Introduction to sociolinguistics as an interdisciplinary science that monitors language in the social context; gaining insight into the social structure of language and the social condition of language behavior; mastering the skills of reading relevant literature related to a particular thematic area.

1. Introduction to sociolinguistics as a scientific discipline (2L+2S) 2. Basic terminological definitions (1L+1S) 3. Sociolinguistic research in the world (1L+1S) 4. Methods of sociolinguistic research (2L+2S) 5. Language and social context (1L+1S) 6. Standard language, dialect, variance, vernacular, idiolect (1L+1S)
7. German speaking language (1L+1S) 8. Language and culture (1L+1S) 9. Studies on linguistic variation (Fischer, Labov, Trudgill, Wolfram, Milroy) (1L+1S) 10. Language policy and language planning (1L+1S) 11. Bilingualism (1L+1S) 12. Dialectology and social network (1L+1S) 13. Language and media (1L+1S)
Literature:
  1. Veith, H. W.: Soziolinguistik. Ein Arbeitsbuch
  2. Sinner, C.: Varietätenlinguistik: Eine Einführung
Optional literature:
  1. Ball, M. J., (ur.): The Routledge Handbook of Sociolinguistics Around the World
  2. Trudgill, P.: Sociolinguistics: An introduction to language and society
1. semester
Njemački preddiplomski 1. semestar - Regular studij - German Language and Literature
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