SPAN 6704

Intro to Sociolinguistics

Introduction to Sociolinguistics

This course offers an overview of sociolinguistic theory, concentrating on the history and basic concepts related to the subject, as well as sociolinguistics variants due to social and cultural factors in Spain, Latin America, and the United States. Therefore, students will be introduced to theoretical and methodological concepts such as social and linguistic variants in research on language contact. (1 unit)

Required Text: Carmen Silva-Corvalán, Sociolingüística y pragmática del español (Washington: Georgetown UP, 2001).
Spanish (& Portuguese UG)
Language School
Requirements Fulfilled:


Summer 2015 Language Schools, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L15 Lecture (Bordon)

Summer 2014 Language Schools, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L14 Lecture (Herrero Ingelmo)

Summer 2012, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L12 Lecture (Felix-Brasdefer)

Summer 2010, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L10 Lecture (Symeonidis)

Summer 2008, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L08 Lecture (Simounet-Bey)

Summer 2006, LS 6 Week Session

SPAN6704A-L06 Lecture (Simounet-Bey)