NYU Steinhardt

Teaching English in a Multidialectal Society

  • Course Number: ENGED-UE 1589
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Examines a variety of speech communities & linguistic codes within contemporary American society & their relationship to language use & learning in schools. Black & Hispanic English vernaculars receive special emphasis. Group projects focus on actual investigations in the area of sociolinguistics & language teaching/learning.
  • Old Course Number: E11.1589