Languages of Spain and Spanish Dialects


This course explores the history, evolution, varieties, linguistic features, social and cultural factors, language policies, media influence, language attitudes, education, and maintenance of Spanish dialects and languages of Spain.

What you will learn

To gain a comprehensive understanding of the history, evolution, and sociolinguistic aspects of Spanish dialects and languages of Spain, and to develop the skills to analyze and critically evaluate language variation, policies, and attitudes within Spanish-speaking communities.

Course program

History and Evolution of Spanish Dialects
Varieties and Linguistic Features of Spanish Dialects
Social and Cultural Factors in Spanish Dialects
Language Policies, Standardization, and Language Contact
Media, Social Networks, and Language Attitudes
Language Variation and Education
Language Maintenance and Revitalization