UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Course: CHS 333. Language and Society: Chicanas/os and Other Language Minority Children (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of the lower division writing requirement. Overview of social, educational and linguistic factors that influence language development among Chicanas/os and other language minority children. Introduces students to theories and processes of first and second language acquisition and relates these to the language development and educational needs of Chicana/Latino and other immigrant children. The course emphasizes a broad understanding of first and second language acquisition processes, an applied linguistics orientation and an overview of individual and social aspects of bilingualism and the schooling experiences of Latinos and other immigrant children. (Available for General Education, Comparative Cultural Studies.)

Fall-2017 - Schedule of Classes

CHS 333

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