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Unit of study_

Second Language Acquisition - EDPJ5002

Year - 2018

This unit presents the major theoretical frameworks used to consider issues in pre-school language development, first language development during the school years and the learning of second and subsequent languages by children and adults. It will discuss the common features in language development and also takes into account issues of social opportunity, age-related factors and other individual factors which lead to differential language proficiency in learners.

Classes
1x1 hr lecture/week, 1x1 hr tutorial/week commencing week 2

Assessment
1x1500wd critical review of an research article (20%); 1x2250wd explaining second language learning (40%); and 1x2250wd application of an SLA theories and research for second language teaching (40%)

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Aek Phakiti
HECS Band: 1
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