Course Description


4 Units, Lecture, 4 hours. Prerequisite(s): SPN 101A, SPN 101B or SPN 109A, SPN 109B; or consent of instructor. Contemporary approach to the study of dialects. Examines the uses and projections of a natural language within a digital realm for both digital or analogical materials. Also studies the different interactions between two or more languages or dialects in the digital production of an individual and how those affect communities.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Riverside, Spanish & Portuguese

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General Education: Elective units

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General Education: TMC 1 course toward upper division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major

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UC Santa Cruz:
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SPN 101A, SPN 101B or SPN 109A, SPN 109B; or consent of instructor.

Course Creator

Maria Lamar Prieto
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