Language and Power

Introduction to the analysis of language-in-use and its relationship to broader topics in the humanities, literary studies, cultural studies, and applied linguistics. Draws on intercultural texts and perspectives originating in the German-language context. Classes will focus on theories of language in social context, and on a particular literary text emanating from the German-speaking tradition. Taught in English.

Class Number: 

GER 244

Grading: 

Regular grades are awarded for this course: A, B, C, D, E. Available to qualified students for pass/fail option.

Pre requisite(s): 

Freshman Composition, Two Courses from Tier One, Traditions and Cultures.

Special Exam: 

Course may be taken by special exam for credit (not for grade).

Usually Offered: 

Fall, Spring

Units: 

3

Approved As: 

General Education Tier Two - Humanities

Level: 

Undergraduate

Category: 

TRAD/GenEd