Explores how "we" view ourselves and others, as well as how others view us, enabling students to develop understanding of principles and problems involved in entering into communication with individuals from different backgrounds. Students develop an appreciation of linguistic interactions and the skills necessary to eliminate the barriers created by linguistic and supra-linguistic misunderstandings.
How to register
Registration is limited to UVic undergraduate students. Students should register themselves via UVic’s MyPage.
Please contact the Department of Linguistics directly for any inquiries regarding this course.