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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
Module organiser (provisional):
Organiser's location:Chandler House
Organiser's email:enquiries-linguistics@pals.ucl.ac.uk
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  
Key skills provided by module: 
Module timetable:https://timetable.ucl.ac.uk/tt/moduleTimet.do?firstReq=Y&moduleId=PLIN7308 
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 alexa.richardson@ucl.ac.uk  
Taking this module as an option?:Available as an option module 
Link to virtual learning environment (registered students only)http://moodle.ucl.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=1972
Last updated:2017-08-01 09:51:35 by ucjuar1