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50064 - Language Acquisition Yng Child
Offered By Eastern Connecticut State University - 3 credits
Instructor: Tapia, E  
Instructor Email: tapiae@easternct.edu
Date Range:
Summer 2016
From June 1, 2016 To July 2, 2016
Course Level: Undergraduate
Cost:   $1,380.00
Course Type: Credit
Add'l Out-of-State Cost:   $105.00
Course Delivery: Online
Add'l Fees:   $50.00
Per Semester Fee:   None
Registration Deadline: 6/1/2016
Late Registration Fee:   None

Description: WLC 375 - E25 - Language Acquisition Yng Child:
Study of the development of first and second language (L1 and L2) in young children (birth through puberty). Includes infants'' abilities at birth, pre-linguistic development, the first words, and phonological, syntactic and semantic development. Study of the major issues in L1 and L2 acquisition theory, such as the critical period hypothesis. Comparison of various theoretical models of acquisition for L1 and L2. Consideration of social and cultural factors affecting language acquisition.

Required Textbooks: See Bookstore

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: None

Additional Info: If the course you want to register in appears to be closed, please, call the School of Continuing Education at 860

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Registration Info: Course costs subject to change.

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