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Courses - Spring 2022
SLAA
Second Language Acquisition and Application Department Site
SLAA611
Fundamentals of Foreign Language Acquisition and Instruction
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud, S-F
Introduction to theoretical and practical issues relevant to foreign language learning, language acquisition, and curriculum construction.
SLAA620
Second Language Research Methodologies
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: SLAA610; and must have completed or be concurrently enrolled in SLAA611.
An exploration of research methodology in second language acquisition (SLA), with a focus on developing practical skills in data analysis and interpretation. Preparation in both critical evaluation of existing research and design of new research models.
SLAA649R
Special Topics in Second Language Acquisition; Research Critique
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
SLAA650
Second Language Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: SLAA610; or permission of ARHU-School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures department.
An overview of the field of linguistics with a particular attention to its application in SLA studies, introduces students to the basic concepts and skills related to the scientific study of language, and provides them with opportunities to apply these concepts and skills in the analysis of language. It covers topics such as phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, language acquisition, and language use.
SLAA719
Second Language Acquisition and Application Internship
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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SLAA742
Second Language Processing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Restriction: Permission of instructor required for MA students.
Covers leading theoretical approaches and experimental methods in second language processing. Draws on research and theories in Second Language Acquisition (SLA), formal linguistics, cognitive grammar, psycholinguistics, and neurolinguistics.
SLAA760
Fundamentals of Second Language Assessment
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: SLAA610.
An overview of current assessment models in foreign and second language learning.
SLAA779
Directed Research in Second Language Acquisition and Application
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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SLAA798
Master's Independent Study
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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SLAA799
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: S-F
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SLAA888
Doctoral Independent Study
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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SLAA898
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg
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SLAA899
(Perm Req)
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: S-F
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