Course description

English is an evolving language, with over 1,000 words added to its lexicon every year. Participants explore English history and its current use globally while examining the concept of native-speakerism. Participants examine how grammar and pronunciation are typically produced in Canadian English, and how transfer elements from a first language may be perceived.

Course details

Hours: 6
Credits: 1
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date: Mar. 12, 2023
End date: Mar. 26, 2023
Day/Time: Sat. 10:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 10:00am – 12:00pm
Delivery: Hybrid
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Cost: $150.00

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery