Bilingualism (LNGS7101)


The role of institutions, social contact and language attitudes in language maintenance and shift. Bilingual and multilingual proficiency: deficit and assets, social, educational and psychological aspects. Bilingual/multilingualism programs and the bilingual/multilingual classroom.

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1x2hr seminar/week


1x5000wd assignments, including a group research project (100%)

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