SPCH 010 - (BH, CC) Multicultural Aspects of Communication and Communication Disorders
This course explores sociocultural influences on normal and disordered spoken and written communication in monolingual and multilingual populations. Emphasis is placed on understanding the role of cross-cultural communicative differences in the perception of normal and disordered communication. Topics include: multilingualism and multiculturalism; pidgins and creoles; gender, age and communication; social and regional varieties of language: literacy; variation in normal and disordered communication.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: May not be taken on a Pass/D+/D/Fail basis.