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Basic Course Information Course Content And Objectives Relationship To College Programs Articulation Information Supplemental Course Information Approval Status Approval Info. - New Or Added Courses Addendum Documents

Section I: BASIC COURSE INFORMATION 
ECD #: 53608

  

  Outline Status: Approved Course

  

 

   

1. COLLEGE:  

 

 

2. SUBJECT:  ANTHROPOLOGY  

 

3. COURSE NUMBER:  104  

 

 

4. COURSE TITLE:  HUMAN LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION  

 

 

5. UNITS:  3

 

 

6. CATALOG COURSE DESCRIPTION: 

 

   

As an introduction to linguistic anthropology, this course will cover the study of language, culture, and society from an anthropological perspective. Language will be presented as a form of social interaction in which participants do things with and through everyday talk. Topics include the biological basis of communication and speech, the relationship between language and culture, the structure of language, language origins, language through time, language variation, language in social context, the ethnography of communication, nonverbal communication and writing, and linguistic anthropology in the contemporary world. Special topics may include pidgins and creoles, language death and revival, and the relationship between language, identity, and power.
7. CLASS SCHEDULE COURSE DESCRIPTION: 

 

   

An introduction to linguistic anthropology, this course will cover the study of language, culture, and society from an anthropological perspective. We will examine language as a form of social interaction and analyze the relationship between language, identity, and power. Students will investigate the structure and function of language in a variety of contexts.
8. INITIAL COLLEGE APPROVAL DATE:  11/25/2013

 

   

9. LAST UPDATE DATE:   3/9/17

 

 

10. CLASS HOURS: 

 

     
 
  Standard Hrs Per Week (based On 18 weeks) Total Hs per Term (hrs per week x 18)  Units
Lecture:

 3  

 54

 3

Lab/Activity (w / homework):

 0 

 0

 0

Lab/Activity (w /o homework):

 0 

 0

 0

Totals:

Lecture:

 3

Lecture:

 54

Lecture:

 3

Lab:

 0 

Lab:

 0

Lab:

 0

Total:

 3

Total:

 54

Total:

 3

 

 

  

 

 

Totals In Protocol:

Lecture:

 3

Lecture:

 54

 

Lab:

 0 

Lab:

 0

 

Total:

 3

Total:

 54

Total:

 3
 
 
 
11. PREREQUISITES, COREQUISITES, ADVISORIES ON

 

  RECOMMENDED PREPARATION, and LIMITATION ON ENROLLMENT

 
Note: The LACCD’s Policy on Prerequisites, Corequisites and Advisories requires that the curriculum committee take a separate action verifying that a course’s prerequisite, corequisite or advisory is an “appropriate and rational measure of a student’s readiness to enter the course or program” and that the prerequisite, corequisite or advisory meets the level of scrutiny delineated in the policy.

Prerequisites: No  

 

 

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
      

 

 

 

Corequisites: No  

 

   

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
      

 

 

 

 Advisories: Yes  

 

   

SubjectCourse #TitleUnitsApproval Date
 ENGLISH101COLLEGE READING AND COMPOSITION I33/24/14
      

   

12. OTHER LIMITATIONS ON ENROLLMENT (see Title 5,   

 

  Section 58106 and Board Rule 8603 for policy on allowable limitations. Other appropriate statutory or regulatory requirements may also apply):  

 

   

 
     
Basic Course Information Course Content And Objectives Relationship To College Programs Articulation Information Supplemental Course Information Approval Status Approval Info. - New Or Added Courses Addendum Documents