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Introduction to Language and Society
Description:This course examines the interaction of language with society and the individual, and how language establishes power, ethnicity, gender, and social identity. Students are also introduced to linguistic diversity in U.S. society today and methodology for sociolinguistic analysis of conversations. Also offered as Ethnic Studies 45; credit may be earned only once. Portions of instruction may be offered online; may also be offered fully online.
Recommended Preparation:ENGL 1A
Transferability:CSU; UC 
Repeatability:May be repeated once if grade was D or F.
Grading Type:Credit Course For Grade Or P/NP
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 SectDaysHoursInstructorLocationRoomUnitsStatusTotal SeatsEnroll countSeats LeftWait List countDatesBook Link
 0881Online3 hrs 0 min Per WeekAbendOnlineONLINE3.00Too Late to Add352114No Wait List 8/16/19 - 12/13/19
 ONLINE COURSE: This course is taught using Canvas. Click on the Lobo Apps link on the MPC home page to access Canvas, your MPC e-mail, and other online tools. Students must have regular access to a computer with high-speed Internet access and be familiar with using the Internet. Visit the Canvas Help Desk for help accessing your online course. Instructor Richard Abend will send you a welcome e-mail with orientation instructions one week before the course begins. Please order the class textbook early. For more information, please visit GETTING STARTED IN A LINGUISTICS CLASS or contact Richard at