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Special Topics in Linguistics
Topics in Language: Exploring Linguistic AnthropologyThis course introduces the fundamental concepts, terminology, ethical considerations and methods in the anthropological study of language. Explores topics in language and culture, including the origin of human speech, language structure, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, language change and variation, multilingualism, language endangerment and revitalization, language and gender, and folk taxonomies. The class intends to explore the linguistic structure of language utilizing contemporary language data, in order to address the fundamental properties of language construction and identity negotiation in societies.
Any 15 points at any level from any subject.
Students must attend one activity from each section.
Domestic fee $799.00
International fee $3,600.00
* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.
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Language, Social and Political Sciences