Course Description

Course Name

Language and Gender

Session: VLNF3421

Hours & Credits

20 UK Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Prerequisite(s): ELA020C001, ELA020N301

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Assessment: take home exam [70%], seminar presentation [30%]
This module examines the sociolinguistic variation associated with gender in addition to relevant theoretical issues and debates in the field.
Reading: First 3 chapters of Coates, J. (2004) Women, Men & Language. (3rd Ed) London: Longman.

*Course content subject to change