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Language and Communities - LNGS7507

Year - 2020

How does it feel when your mother tongue is only spoken in your own village and not viewed as a 'proper' language? Are these communities justified in trying to revitalize their ancestral tongues? This unit will analyze the dilemmas faced by speakers of minority languages. We will address how to respectfully communicate and interact with these communities.

1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

1x4000wd research project (50%), 2x 1000wd critical summary (40%), 1x oral presentation (10%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Linguistics
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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