GHLS 706: Advanced Trends in Ghanaian Language Studies


This is designed to provide students the opportunity to engage with current developments in Ghanaian languages. Topics to be discussed will, therefore, be determined by new trends in Ghanaian language studies. Some of the major areas will be language and education, language and politics, including the use of the Ghanaian languages at the district assemblies and political campaigns. Students will also study language and the media especially TV and Radio. Other areas of interest include language attitude, language and gender, language and education, language and arbitration, language and religion.