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LING6028 Topics in Language Acquisition

Ms. Elaine Lau

MA Elective course. Sem 1
Wednesday, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm (Venue: CPD-LG.09)

Course Description

The course introduces current linguistic approaches to language acquisition in bilingual and multilingual contexts. Topics will include the acquisition of Cantonese and English by bilingual children; acquisition of English as second language by Chinese speakers, and vice versa; and the acquisition of a third or additional language by bilinguals. The course is particularly suitable for those with some experience of language teaching.

Course Details


Assessment 100% Coursework.

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