ENL 356: Language and Culture

Prerequisite: ENL 260; English Majors, Minors, Liberal Arts English Concentrations, or permission of instructor

General Education requirement: Cultural & Artistic Literacy

An examination of language's pivotal role in shaping a culture's values, beliefs, biases, and world view. By reading a broad range of essays, excerpts, and articles, students will learn how language shapes thought, molds perceptions, and determines how we think about and react to various people, groups, and cultures. Students will write a series of articles for lay audiences based on what they learn during the course.

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Location: Synchronous Online

Class: #6668

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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