Workshops and more
We will announce the dates of our summer 2021 workshop in the Spring.
Accents, Attitudes and Identity: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics
Topics covered in this free four week online course for both students and teachers:
Introduction to the study of language attitudes
How do you measure attitudes?
What is the relationship between language and identity?
Why language attitudes matter
For more information visit york.ac.uk/moocs. Access is free for the first six weeks and you can start any time!
Our focussed researchers in 2020 were:
Dan Clayton (of EngLangBlog) attended our 2015 workshop on behalf of the AQA, to provide guidance for use of the workshop materials in teaching for the AQA specification.
Dan's slides are available here to view (© AQA) and they include the following case studies: