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Module code:PLIN7308(Add to my personalised list)
Title:Psycholinguistics: Stages in Normal Language Development
Credit value:.5
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
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Organiser's location:Chandler House
Available for students in Year(s):2,3,
Module prerequisites:PLIN1002, PLIN1202 and PLIN1601 (or equivalent)  
Module outline:This course introduces students to the scientific study of how language is acquired by typically developing children, with special emphasis on development after the onset of syntax, at around 2 years.  
Module aims:The aim of the module is to develop understanding of the processes of language acquisition.  
Module objectives:- to become familiar with the normal stages of language acquisition - to become familiar with different frameworks and approaches to language acquisition, in particular with the generative approach - to develop an ability to understand and evaluate research findings in language acquisition  
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Module timetable: 
Module assessment:Unseen two-hour written examination 50.00%.
Coursework (2,000 words) 50.00%. 
Notes:available as an option module (numbers permitting); UCL students can register on Portico, intercollegiate students should contact  
Taking this module as an option?:Available as an option module 
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